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Unformatted text preview: feelings, laws, and social norms can deviate from what is ethical. So it is necessary to constantly examine one's So standards to ensure that they are reasonable and wellstandards founded. founded. Ethics also means, then, the continuous effort of Ethics studying our own moral beliefs and our moral conduct, and striving to ensure that we, and the institutions help to shape, live up to standards that are reasonable and solidly-based. and 12 Defining Ethics Defining Scholars often call ethics ‘moral philosophy’. Ethics is a branch of classical philosophy dealing with Ethics morality. It is closely related to and depends on other branches of philosophy. branches Theories relating to the existence of an external and Theories real physical world, and to the capacity of the human mind to acquire knowledge, affect ethics. It should not be surprising, then, to discover that there It is no single definition of ethics. There are different definitions arising from the various theories in philosophy. These definitions have their roots in the two basic These philosophie...
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