TITLE

MORE ON INTENTIONS AND ACTS

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1995, Issue 55, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Responds to an article by Richard McCormick in "Theological Studies" which discussed how intention figures in defining moral object of an act. Question of whether there are acts that are intrinsically morally wrong; Argument of Martin Rhonheimer of the Athenaeum of the Holy Cross, Rome, Italy, that every human action is an intentional action; Discussion of how the questions of intention and consequence sometimes get conflated in theories of moral norms or moral rules.
ACCESSION #
17750472

 

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