Situation Ethics Keywords

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Legalistic Ethics
An ethical system that contains rules for every situation and/or association of doing good with simply following those rules
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Antinomian Ethics
The view that there are no moral principles or rules at all
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Extrinsic
Not part of the essential nature of someone or something; coming or operating from outside
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Justice
Not principles underpinning law and their relationships to those laws
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Agape Love
In Christian terms, the unconditional love that they must show their neighbours
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Pragmatism
Any theory of ethics must be practical and work towards the end that is love
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(STILL REVISE RELATIVISM, POSITIVISM AND CONSCIENCE)
(STILL REVISE RELATIVISM, POSITIVSM AND CONSCIENCE)
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Personalism
The ethic that demands that human beings come first and are not treated as 'means'
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Proportionalism
A modification of natural law ethics which seeks to take into account the consequences of actions. Making something objectively wrong but morally right
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The view that there are no moral principles or rules at all

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Antinomian Ethics

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Not part of the essential nature of someone or something; coming or operating from outside

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Not principles underpinning law and their relationships to those laws

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In Christian terms, the unconditional love that they must show their neighbours

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