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Ethics: 1. human ideals, standards, and values. 2. the philosophical study of human ideals, standards, and values.

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Ethics: 1. human ideals, standards, and values. 2. the philosophical study of human ideals, standards, and values.

Controversy: This provides a broad definition of “ethics” that’s equivalent with the German term “Sittlichkeit,” and isn’t strictly equivalent with “morality.”

But many definitions of “ethics” are narrower, and are strictly equivalent with “morality.”

See also the entry on “morality.”

PHILOSOPHICAL CONCEPTS: A TO Z
An annotated, encyclopedic philosophical dictionary or philosophical lexicon — an endless work-in-progress, forever open to critical examination, revision, and updating.
Robert Hanna

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