uncoerced


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uncoerced

(ˌʌnkəʊˈɜːst)
adj
not coerced; unforced
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Adj.1.uncoerced - not brought about by coercion or forceuncoerced - not brought about by coercion or force; "the confession was uncoerced"
voluntary - of your own free will or design; done by choice; not forced or compelled; "man is a voluntary agent"; "participation was voluntary"; "voluntary manslaughter"; "voluntary generosity in times of disaster"; "voluntary social workers"; "a voluntary confession"
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* that justice requires us to treat others as "independent equals' in "free, voluntary, unforced, [and] uncoerced exchange' (15);
People must have access to information and be able to protest and freely criticise the government and others in order to make informed uncoerced choices and intervene in the decision making process.
It is a sin to spy on someone else, and if you want to accuse someone of a crime, you need to have four eyewitnesses or an uncoerced confession.
autonomy framework is the respect that the law provides to uncoerced
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Autonomy, therefore, means group autonomy to decide collectively through the processes that are uncoerced.
(135) Mere "acquiescence to apparent lawful authority" does not constitute voluntary, uncoerced consent to a warrantless search.
According to D'Costa, "mission" involves a deep concern for the greatest good of X when that good is understood as the free and uncoerced conversion to Jesus Christ and baptism into the Catholic Church.
This claim will be granted by almost all compatibilists (and many libertarians too); nevertheless, they will point to the fact that some of these actions are uncoerced intelligent responses to the environment--that is, meet the conditions for Waller freedom--and ask why isn't this fact sufficient to render the agent morally responsible?
If governments resist from meddling with the deeper metaphysical forces at work, economic and political progress will naturally happen through uncoerced individual initiative.
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(60) If, in the course of that questioning, the suspect makes "an uncoerced statement to the police," he has impliedly waived his right to remain silent.