Virtue ethics (or aretaic ethics /ˌærəˈteɪɪk/ from the Greek arete) emphasizes
the role of one's character and the virtues that one's character embodies for ...
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 ...
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 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 (or Virtue Theory) is an approach to Ethics that emphasizes an
individual's character as the key element of ethical thinking, rather than rules
Virtue-based ethical theories place much emphasis on rules for people to follow;
virtue ethics focus instead on developing good character traits such as ...
Virtue ethics is person rather than action based. It looks at the moral character of
the person carrying out an action.
Short article discussing the relationship of ethics and virtue in decision making.
Appears at the Ethics Connection, a centre at Santa Clara University.
Sep 25, 2014 ... Virtue ethics is an enduring idea with ancient roots. Aristotle, some 2,300 years
ago, clearly articulated the ethical philosophy known today as ...
The resurgence of "virtue ethics" in the past fifteen years has been tied in to a
number of disparate projects and positions. (3) These have included rejecting the