SITUATION ETHICS

a view that the morality of a situation needs to take the context into account. Compare moral absolutism; moral relativism.

SITUATION ETHICS: "Situation ethics looks at the context of a moral or immoral act."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SITUATION ETHICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/situation-ethics/ (accessed October 16, 2019).
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