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Virtue ethics - Wikipedia

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Virtue ethics is a term that refers to normative ethical theories which emphasize virtues of mind and character. Virtue ethicists discuss the nature and definition of  ...

Virtue Ethics | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

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Virtue ethics is a broad term for theories that emphasize the role of character and virtue in moral philosophy rather than either doing one's duty or acting in order ...

Virtue Ethics - By Branch / Doctrine - The Basics of Philosophy

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Virtue Ethics (or Virtue Theory) is an approach to Ethics that emphasizes an individual's character as the key element of ethical thinking, rather than rules about ...

BBC - Ethics - Introduction to ethics: Virtue ethics

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Virtue ethics is person rather than action based. It looks at the moral character of the person carrying out an action.

Ethics and Virtue - Ethical Decision Making - Ethics Resources ...

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Short article discussing the relationship of ethics and virtue in decision making. Appears at the Ethics Connection, a centre at Santa Clara University.

Virtue ethics - New World Encyclopedia

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Jan 23, 2016 ... Virtue ethics is one of three major theories in normative ethics, the other ... When the term virtue theory is used, it normally refers to the Western ...

Aristotle: Ethics and the Virtues - Philosophy Pages

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Ethics I 2) This end of human life could be called happiness (or living well), of course, ... Notice that the application of this theory of virtue requires a great deal of ...

Virtue Ethics: Morality and Character

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Virtue ethics focuses on the development of sound moral character rather than moral rules. It's believed that having a virtuous character leads to virtuous ...

What is an example of virtue ethics? - Quora

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I'll try and give you an example that pertains to virtue ethics in action. I assume that's what you mean by example. Someone is about to apply for a ...

Virtue Ethics and its Potential as the Leading Moral Theory ...

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There has been a modern revival of interest in virtue ethics as a plausible moral theory. There has been dissatisfaction with the way many modern moral theories  ...

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Virtue Ethics (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

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Jul 18, 2003 ... Virtue ethics is currently one of three major approaches in normative ethics. It may, initially, be identified as the one that emphasizes the virtues, ...

Virtue Theory

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Virtue ethics is an approach that deemphasizes rules, consequences and particular acts and places the focus on the kind of person who is acting. The issue is ...

Virtue Ethics

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A brief definition of Virtue Ethics: "Virtue Ethics is a classification within Normative Ethics that attempts to discover and classify what might be deemed of moral ...