situation ethics

agape
unconditional love
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four working principles
positivism, pragmatism,relativism, personalism
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pragmatism
suggests truth should be understood in terms of what works
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relativism
love is absolute and everything else is relative to it
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positivism
values are decided by starting with faith in god and positively reasoning what it would mean in each situation
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personalism
people are the ultimate moral value
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only one thing is intrinsically good- love
things can be extrinsically good (good because they serve some end) but only love is truy good in itself
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four working principles

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positivism, pragmatism,relativism, personalism

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pragmatism

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relativism

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positivism

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