ETHC 101 DB Forum 1.docx - Topic Is ethical relativism correct Thread After studying the Reading Study materials compose a 500-600 word argument that is

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Topic:Is ethical relativism correct?Thread:After studying the Reading & Study materials, compose a 500-600 word argumentthat is objective, carefully-constructed, and free of emotion (and hence it should not containany exclamation points) in support of your opinion about ethical relativism. First, explain exactly what ethical relativism is. Don’t simply re-state the reading, but providean explanation of relativism using your own words but also showing that you did the reading and understand the issue. Second, argue either that ethical relativism is true or that it is false, explaining in detail why you think your opinion is correct. You may want to acknowledge some truths on the opposing side. Treat both sides with respect.Be sure to carefully define your terms. You are encouraged to support your position with rational arguments, fitting examples, and expert sources. Any quotes or information used from sources other than yourself must be cited using footnotes in currentTurabianformat and will not count towards the total word count.You will be penalized for falling short or exceeding the word count. This is a university-level writing assignment and therefore it must be carefully proofread, free of grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors. Do not use slang,emoticons, or abbreviations (as if you aretextingor sending an email to a friend).Submit your thread by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Monday of Module/Week 1.Ethical relativism is the idea that nothing is objectively right or wrong and what is right and wrong differentiates between individuals and groups of people. In other words, what I might consider as wrong or immoral, may not be viewed as wrong or immoral to the next person.Ethics refers to what behavior is appropriate and inappropriate. Morals refer to what a person thinks are right or wrong. Unfortunately, morality and ethics don’t always agree, as what we deem as appropriate behavior may not be morally right. Ethical relativism argues that there are no moral absolutes and that morals are constructed through their culture. Relativists also
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