Relating to moral principles or the branch of knowledge dealing with these
there is an ethical dilemma to be faced
Of or relating to meta-ethics.
= ethic dative.
A situation in which a person must choose between two courses of action of (apparent) equal moral importance, so that the choice necessarily entails the transgression of an important moral principle.
Specifically. Originally: the Society for Ethical Culture in New York, formed to promote ethical living without reference to theology. Later: (the name of) any of the organizations belonging or affiliated to the movement which originated from this society.
Of or relating to an innate moral sense; relating to both psychology and ethics.
A person who hacks into a computer network in order to test or evaluate its security, rather than with malicious or criminal intent
The theory that there are no universal or objective ethical standards, that each culture develops the ethical standards that it finds acceptable, and that these cannot be judged by the ethical standards of another culture.