Situation ethics- s&w

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  • Created on: 31-05-12 12:48

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


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