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Autonomy and Self-Respect
Sources and acknowledgements Introduction 1. Servility and self-respect 2. Self-respect reconsidered 3. Autonomy and benevolent lies 4. The importance of autonomy 5. Symbolic protest and calculatedExpand
Ideals of human excellence and preserving natural environments
  • T. Hill
  • History, Philosophy
  • 1 August 1983
A wealthy eccentric bought a house in a neighborhood I know. The house was surrounded by a beautiful display of grass, plants, and flowers, and it was shaded by a huge old avocado tree. But the grassExpand
Humanity as an End in Itself
  • T. Hill
  • Philosophy
  • Ethics
  • 1 October 1980
Few formulas in philosophy have been so widely accepted and variously interpreted as Kant's injunction to treat humanity as an end in itself. For some it is a specific antidote to utilitarianism,Expand
Respect, pluralism, and justice : Kantian perspectives
Introduction PART I. ELEMENTS OF A KANTIAN PERSPECTIVE 1. Kantian Pluralism 2. A Kantian Perspective on Moral Rules PART II: RESPECT FOR HUMANITY 3. Basic Respect and Cultural Diversity 4. MustExpand
Four Conceptions of Conscience
Servility and Self-Respect
Several motives underlie this paper. In the first place, I am curious to see if there is a legitimate source for the increasingly common feeling that servility can be as much a vice as arrogance.Expand
Respect, Pluralism, and Justice