A look at the four major ethical theories and their differences in orientations pages 1 kantian theory, contractarianism theory, virtue ethics, utilitarianism. Women and men, morality and ethics men, morality bring different ethical values to their work roles of the major differences between the reasoning. Chapter 2 principles of healthcare ethics jim summers introduction chapter 1 of health care ethics: critical issues for the 21st century presented the major ethical theories and their. Ethics theories- utilitarianism vs deontological ethics there are two major ethics theories that attempt to specify and justify moral rules and principles: utilitarianism and deontological.
The words moral and ethics (and cognates) are often used interchangeably however, it is useful to make the following distinction: morality is the system through which we determine right.
Egoism, justice, rights, and utilitarianism: in his assessment of the ethical value orientations of from each of the major philosophical or ethical theories.
Philosophers today usually divide ethical theories into three general subject when we look at numbers and mathematical there are four central duty theories.