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Topic : Ethics and Human Interface.
7) To attach to towering moral standards and ideals in a highly immoral society is bare act stupidity. Critically analyse with examples.(250 words)
Ethics by Lexicon publications.
Why this question:
The question is based upon the conduct of Moral behaviour and its practice in real life. A world of today which is often being considered immoral.
Key demand of the question:
The question is about evaluating the conduct of moral standards and values across varying situations, one has to evaluate how an individual can or can not profess a moral conduct amidst an immoral society.
Critically analyze – When asked to analyze, you have to examine methodically the structure or nature of the topic by separating it into component parts and present them as a whole in a summary. When ‘critically’ is suffixed or prefixed to a directive, one needs to look at the good and bad of the topic and give a fair judgement.
Structure of the answer:
Define first – what you understand by Moral conduct .
First start by explaining – what are Moral values ? – they are set of principles guiding us to evaluate what is right or wrong. They are the standards of good and evil, which govern an individual’s behaviour and choices.
Discuss how today’s world is being recognized as highly immoral owing to its changing culture day by day.
Explain why is the world immoral today – issues at societal level ranging from corruption of attitudes, capitalist tendencies, intolerance towards the less empowered etc.
Then quote examples to show how a person professing high morals in such a society gets to be called stupid and foolish.
Provide for examples to support your opinion, suggest what should be done to overcome the crisis.
Conclude with significance of morality in the society .