Categorical Requirements: Kant and Hume on the Idea of Duty

The Monist 74 (1):83-106 (1991)
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David Wiggins
Oxford University
Abstract
If the theory advanced below is correct, then what is the difference (I know she [Philippa Foot]] will ask) between the moral must/must not and the must/must not of etiquette or the clubhouse? Looking forward to the conclusion I shall reach, let me reply, roughly and readily, that the difference will reside not in anything formal but in the depth, spread, and felt authority of the attachments to which the moral must/must not appeals-and categorically appeals.
Keywords motive of duty  categorical requirement  hypothetical requirement
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ISBN(s) 0026-9662
DOI 10.5840/monist19917413
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