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Virtue-Based Ethics

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Author: Megan Welle
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Identify the characteristics and descriptors of virtue-based ethics

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Notes on "Virtue-Based Ethics

Overview

(00:00 - 00:16) Introduction

(00:17 – 01:36) Definition

(01:37 – 02:31) How does character work?

(02:32 – 03:39) What informs our character?

(03:40 – 05:18) Ethics in Action

(05:19 – 07:36) Summary

TERMS TO KNOW
  • Virtue-Based Ethics

    A theory of ethics that maintains that an action is to be evaluated based on how that action informs the aspects of the agent's character

  • Virtue

    A character trait of moral value

  • Vice

    A character trait of moral disvalue