Accession Number:

ADA065477

Title:

Consent and Obligation.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

153.0

Abstract:

The main purpose of this study is to question the relation between consenting and being obligated. Topics covered include An Idea of Consent and the Range of Obligation Conditions of Consent -- Freedom, Information, Capacity, Conditions versus principles, Continued moral autonomy and Conditions and consent given over time Consent as the Source of Political Obligation -- A society of consenters, Military service, On Locke and Requirements beyond Consent Consent and the Limits of Obligation -- Injustice and obligation, Civil disobedience and corporate authority, and Ultimate obligation and Conflicts of Obligation -- Value and obligation to disobey, and Pluralism and other sources of disobedience.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE