- Words: 7187
- Length: 25 Pages
- Topic: Business - Ethics
- Paper #: 39967424
Moral character, that is, having courage, being persistent, dismissing distractions and so on in pursuit of the goal.
These are attempts to define ethics by describing actions, and fairly specific constellations of actions at that. Frederich Paulson, a 19th century philosopher of ethics, defined ethics as a science of moral duty (1899).
Almost 100 years later, Swenson also used the concept of study in defining ethics, saying that it included