What is ethics?....continued
The Collins English Dictionary gives the following
1. (Functioning as singular) the philosophical
study of the moral value of human conduct and the rules and principles that
ought to govern it; moral philosophy.
2. (Functioning as plural) a
social, religious, or civil code of behaviour considered correct, especially
that of a particular group, profession or individual.
as plural) the moral fitness of a decision, course of action, etc.; he doubted
the ethics of their verdict.
The following excerpts were taken from "A New Dictionary of
Christian Ethics" for deeper definitions of ethics and Christian ethics.
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