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date: 31 January 2023

right action. 

The Oxford Companion to Philosophy
Michael SloteMichael Slote

No subject is more central to moral philosophy or ethics than that of right and wrong action. Although the correlative terms ‘right’ and ‘wrong’ have important non-moral uses—as, for example, when we speak of the right or wrong way to fix a car—ethicists are primarily interested in moral right and wrong, and they typically regard a theory of right and wrong in this sense as the most important element in any overall conception or view of ethics.... ...

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