Situation ethics –
Strengths and weaknesses
- The theory deals with individuals. Cases are judged individually and on their own merit.
- There are no binding rules. Nothing is wrong or right in itself.
- It focuses on human well-being. Love always seeks the well-being of others
- It is a Christian ethic - it is based on the teachings of Jesus
- The principle is contradictory. It claims to anti-legalistic, but…