You are to select a moral issue you find compelling?
You are to select a moral issue you find compelling?capital punishment, pacifism, abortion, what have you?except this one will feature a utilitarian argument about some contemporary moral problem. Then you are to assess that argument. Your paper should, then, be structured like this:
a) Some people grant that capital punishment causes distress and pain to the capital criminal, but say that the criminal has earned his suffering. This is a deontological argument in favor of c.p.
b) Here?s what deontology is. La la la.
c) Here?s what I think about this deontological justification for capital punishment. La la la.
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