Friday, January 13, 2012

Abstract: Big Question

Ethics, also known as moral philosophy, is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong behavior. Ethics has been studied for many years by some of the worlds greatest minds. The need for studying this philosophy is so that you know how to form an opinion on tough questions. Through the study of ethics you find many answers about yourself and your relationships as well. The study of ethics is broken down into three major categories. The first being meta ethics, which is a field within ethics that seeks to understand the nature of normative ethics. The second is normative ethics or the study of what makes actions right or wrong. And the final being applied ethics or how you apply them in your everyday life. These three categories come together to form what think of as ethics. But, how do these three ethics influebce our everyday decisions

1 comment:

  1. This is an important topic. How will you approach it? What sort of information are you looking for and where will you find it?