The Three Classical Theories Of Morality

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The three “Classical Theories of Morality” represent the philosophers’ most remarkable theories ever produced, in moral philosophy. Each writes his personal account of morality and ethics, over a span of thousands of years among the theories (Arthur & Scalet, 2014). In this paper, I will connect the three “Classical Theories of Morality” to my cultural identity and explain how it aligns to my social personality. As a conclusion, I will elaborate how a cultural identity impacts social responsibility.
According to Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics, there are three prominent types of life, the sensual, the political, and the life of thought; thus, men’s lifestyle decides their perception of life. Also, happiness is absolute and desired for itself
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I totally agree with Mill, I believe that sacrifice must have a well-intended meaning and that its ultimate goal is to increase happiness, not merely produce more misery and sadness. In my culture, it is the women’s duty to sacrifice for her house, husband, kids, and every one of her extended family as well; that is what my mom did. I refuse this concept of sacrifice as it turns women into sad, depressed, and bitter creatures that are so drained that they have nothing left to offer. We must sacrifice but towards happiness, not towards duty. Additionally, Utilitarianism necessitates the person to be a fair spectator between his happiness and that of others and “To do as you would be done by.” In correlation with my social identity, I believe that every human must follow this golden rule and live by it to achieve social justice. Likewise, Mill’s Utilitarian Morality utterly follows “Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself” (Leviticus 18:19, KJV). Which I believe, we must employ on a daily basis to our family members, friends, and countrymen
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