Ethics in Social Sciences - Revision
Subject notes for WSU 101555
These notes contain detailed revision notes, which are extremely useful when studying for exams. The notes included cover the following topics:
Consequentialism – definition, the kinds of consequentialism and easy to understand examples.
Non-consequentialism – clear definition, the types of non-consequentialism and examples.
Virtue ethics – definition, Nichomachean ethics and Confucian role ethics, as well as easy-to-understand examples.
Absolutism and Relativism – definitions of both with examples, arguments for and against both kinds, types of propositions, almost absolutes and useful examples.
Determinism and Freedom – clear definitions of both, examples of both kinds, hard determinism vs. soft determinism, and interdeterminism.
Semester 2, 2017