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If the first and basic effort to live in peace should fail, are there any limits to how one may fight? ” That sounds like the view that all is fair in love and war: no restrictions, no agreements, no war crimes—no meaning to such things. ”18 Apparently, then, there are limits to how a selfish individual should fight if he or she is rational. A rational individual must honor certain agreements with the enemy. 24 / C h a p t e r 2 What are the pluses and minuses of individualism at this stage? As a test question, we might consider this position from the viewpoint of the nation.

If this action takes place under rules and agreements that both sides follow, it can be called a fair fight. But there is another aspect of the view of a moral object that we have not yet considered. To hold that all humans are equal moral objects has both a negative and a positive implication. We have briefly considered the negative—the idea that we must not follow rules that do not equally apply to all parties. The affirmative aspect of moral equality is expressed in the idea that each human life must be understood to be as sacred or absolute a goal as any other human life.

As we have seen, like each of the other moral alternatives, this one also has desirable and undesirable features. The individual can be sacrificed. The next alternative reverses this completely. Individualism According to this viewpoint, the only moral object is the individual him- or herself. Consequently, the moral question becomes this: What is to the greatest advantage of the individual? The preservation of the individual’s life is an obvious advantage, and this goal explains and justifies anything.

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