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From the World Book Online
Ethics is a branch of philosophy that attempts to help us understand which ways of life are worth following and which actions are right or wrong. Ethics, in this sense of the word, addresses questions of right and wrong using reason rather than faith or tradition.
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Source: Hunt, Lester H. "Ethics." World Book Student, World Book, 2017, www.worldbookonline.com/student/article?id=ar185700. Accessed 29 Mar. 2017.
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Books in the Library
Power: Ethical Debates about Resources and the Environment by
Publication Date: 2009-01-01