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Ethics, philosophy: ethics is concerned with the evaluation and justification of actions and ultimately a justification of morality. See also good, values, norms, actions, deontology, deontic logic, consequentialism, morals, motives, reasons, action theory.
Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.

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Arthur Schopenhauer on Ethics - Dictionary of Arguments

Korfmacher Schopenhauer zur Einführung Hamburg 1994

I 100
Ethics/Death/Fate/Schopenhauer: In everything that happens to man, it always happens to him right.
Because the will that makes up the world is he/she himself/herself.
Life and death are to be regarded as atonement.
>Life, >Death.
"We are supposed to do something that should not be: that is why we stop being." The world is a problem for philosophy only because it should not be.
>World/Thinking, >World, >Reason (Justification), >Ultimate justification, >Sense.
I 123
Evil/Schopenhauer: the world ground is not good, but the evil.
Cf. >The good.

Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments
The note [Concept/Author], [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] resp. "problem:"/"solution:", "old:"/"new:" and "thesis:" is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
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