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16. Persons / B. Nature of the Self / 2. Ethical Self

[Self as an inseparable part of moral life]

4 ideas
The real subject is ethical, not cognitive [Kierkegaard]
Morality requires a minimum commitment to the self [Rashdall]
My aim is to map the connections between our sense of self and our moral understanding [Taylor,C]
The word 'person' is useless in ethics, because what counts as a good or bad self-conscious being? [Hursthouse]