Virtue Ethics In College Students

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According to Sommers, the main problem today is that college students aren’t learning ethics how they are suppose to. Sommers, stated that college students debate subjects such as abortion, DNA research, and learn almost nothing what the real ethic class should be about. Ethics should be about private decency, honesty, personal responsibilities, etc. She also stated that social morality is only half of moral life; the other half is private morality. (Sommers, February 2, 1992). What is virtue ethics? According to OCR page 91, Virtue ethics is concerned with those traits of character, habits, tendencies, and dispositions that make a person good. When some of these trains are well developed in a person, that person can be consider a hero or
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