ethics week 1 discussion 1

ethics week 1 discussion 1 - culture a person engaging in...

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Something that another country may virtue that another may not is polygamy. The village chief in Northern Ghana has eleven wives, which is acceptable in his culture. In the United States being married to more than one woman is unacceptable. Even in some of the states if a man have committed adultery the man may be sued and the woman may leave the marriage without paying and automatically be granted spouse support. . The relativist in ethics extends this kind of approach to ethical values. Perhaps one person lives in a culture where having a sexual relationship outside of marriage is regarded as one of the worst things a person can do; in this
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Unformatted text preview: culture a person engaging in extramarital sex may be punished or even forced to leave. But another culture might have a considerably different view of what the first culture calls adultery, and sharing one's spouses in a general way is not only thought not to be wrong but is actively encouraged.” Mosser,K (2010) Ethics and Social Responsibility. Bridgepoint Education, Inc., 13500 Evening Creek Drive North, Suite 600, San Diego, CA 92128...
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  • Adultery, Social Responsibility. Bridgepoint, considerably different view, Evening Creek Drive

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