moral compulsion

See: coercion
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Logic, if not moral compulsion, requires that its leader should be pro-labor,' he said.
I agree with her that Mendoza and those who concurred with him (Presbitero Velasco, Teresita de Castro, Mariano del Castillo and Estela Bernabe) should have distanced themselves from the cases by dint of some moral compulsion.
Chapter 3 moves on to examining the character of what a moral concern for nonhuman nature would be, in the process looking at the work of Eric Katz, Mary Midgley and Thomas Hill, and leads to the suggestion that most cases 'can still fit into the paradigm of a moral ideal, in which the moral compulsion is not socially enforceable' (p.
One can be convicted of moral compulsion -- the crime of which the arrestees in the Dec.
Enlightened world constantly keeps on revising the charters related to media regulation whether under moral compulsion of self regulation or through statutory arrangements.
There is little historic evidence that US foreign policy in the Arab world has been guided by moral compulsion.
Speaking the truth was a moral compulsion for me -- it brought harm to my family, my business interests and my political relationships.
Al-Farabi considers Aristotle's city an artificial limitation: the nation and, perhaps, the supranational empire exercise moral compulsion more universally and naturally, although religion is a limit to that universalizing tendency.
My father was a tiler so I felt a moral compulsion to defend the honour of the professionals.
Who but Gene would have joined the Johnson State Department at the moment when so many right-thinking people at Ivy League universities--people whose esteem Gene coveted--mocked the idea that there was a moral compulsion to live up to America's treaty commitments and showered contempt on those leaders who tried to keep communists from overrunning Southeast Asia?
moral compulsion to profess and promote religion, it is