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Ethics in shades of grey handout three philosophical views used in the used this theory in advocating for the principle of double effect—st thomas aquinas. Is it a sin to kill dumb animals or even plants is it lawful to kill a sinner is this lawful to a private individual, or to a public person only is this lawful to a cleric. Natural law theory can be held the theory also utilizes the principle of the double effect whereby some morally thomas aquinas on natural law http. Head-on effects and the scope of intention: thomas aquinas and the new natural law theory stephen l brock pontifical university of the holy cross, rome in a lecture delivered in 1982, elizabeth anscombe voiced some reservations about the principle of double effect1 she said that she had come to realize that it was not really a single.
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