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applied ethics


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The subject that applies ethics to actual practical problems, such as those of abortion, euthanasia, the treatment of animals, or other environmental, legal, political, and social problems. See also bioethics, business ethics, environmental ethics. Practitioners of practical ethics are sometimes called ethicists.

Subjects: Philosophy.


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