admirability


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Synonyms for admirability

admirable excellence

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Both increased victim admirability and increased crime seriousness
between increased victim admirability and juror capital sentencing
discussion of victim admirability, victim-family loss, and increased
perceptions about victims' admirability, which might indirectly
finding that greater victim admirability can lead decision makers to
EMPIRICAL RESULTS: VICTIM ADMIRABILITY AND ITS INFLUENCE ON CRIME
hypotheses: (1) VIE increases victim admirability or respectability; (2)
improves victim admirability by comparing cases with and without VIE
of victims, we need a measure of victim admirability or respectability.
Slote argues that "a positive ethics based solely on our intuitive idea about admirability and virtue-status .
Slote admits that his theory says "nothing explicitly about what considerations make for admirability and how they combine into overall judgements of admirability" (p.
This is a very strange idea (stranger still if we interpret "perfection" to put the weight on admirability rather than actualization).
Perhaps, for instance, well-being consists partly in perfection understood not as admirability but as actualization--the fulfillment of one's capacities, say, where this does not entail moral virtue.
after VIE was allowed, juror perception of victim admirability increased
In contrast, virtue ethics might involve elevation, understanding the good of individuals in terms of the "higher" notion of admirability (though Slote suggests that such an approach leads to some counter-intuitive results).