did you consider the ends (consequences), relationships (natural law or feminist ethics), your obligation or duty or did you think about your best interest? Go deeper. Is this your “default” theory the one theory that you always rely upon when you have to make a moral judgment? If so, why? If not, why not?

This module has given us a chance to understand ways we ought to behave. We have looked at ends-based ethics, shared nature as a way to determine good/bad, right/wrong, acting upon our own best interest, putting relationships first and acting on duty. It’s a lot to think about, isn’t it? Reflect on a time when you had to make a moral judgement and then acted upon that decision. You will find that you used a normative theory to determine how you ought to behave. Provide a paragraph that discusses the situation and identify the theory that you used to make your decision. Answer the following: