During these times the judiciary ought to remain silent until post-war when it can act independently, deliberatively
, and with less risk of executive rejection.
If, however, the directors do reach their decision deliberatively
, using the information available to them, with good faith in the quality and reliability of the information, then even a decision which proves disastrous for the corporation will not subject the directors to personal liability.
more than anything they [the deliberatively
mediated political communication processes] require the initiatives of opinion-forming associations which arise and reappear spontaneously and over which political control is very difficult to exert.
Two values (or goods) are deliberatively
commensurable with respect to
2) The phrase "image of covenant" deliberatively
leaves open the question of whether we are dealing with one covenant or two covenants - the subject of this essay.
Gutmann and Thompson's position, therefore, yields the following paradox: Though it is officially committed to resolving controversial issues deliberatively
, the theory leaves certain well-represented political positions out of the ambit of deliberation by definitional flat, a result that is surely worse, from the point of view of the theoretical and practical ends which deliberative democracy was meant to serve, than engaging with them through the standard methods of philosophical argument.
If, as Robert Stalnaker has suggested, we should assign interpretations to counterfactuals constrained by the dictates of practical enquiry, the pressing issue is which possible scenarios are deliberatively
accessible to the agent.
Describing it as a "resource that better enables all persons to cultivate their moral powers," he says it is not a polemical thing, and it "must afford sufficient public space within which we may comfortably express what doubts we may have or should have about our ends, lives, and communities, and deliberatively
discuss and resolve such doubts".
This is precisely why it may be useful to create explicit rationale: interim results and their backing can be preserved and deliberatively
integrated into the overall design solution.
As for the curriculum, there is no reason to doubt the capacity of American schools to link theory and practice deliberatively
and thus provide outstanding learning experiences.
With our flatter organization charts and the fast tracks we run on, we have neither the people nor the time to act as deliberatively
as we might wish.