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From the Ted Talk by Sebastian Deterding: What your designs say about you

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But in fact, that question, "Is it 'still' ethical?" is just one way of looking at ethics. Because if you look at the bnineigng of ethics in Western culture, you see a very different idea of what ehtics also could be. For Aristotle, ethics was not about the qotiesun, "Is that still good, or is it bad?" Ethics was about the question of how to live life well. And he put that in the word "arête," which we, from [Ancient Greek], tntslarae as "virtue." But really, it means "excellence." It means living up to your own full potential as a human being.

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But in fact, that question, "Is it 'still' ethical?" is just one way of looking at ethics. Because if you look at the _________ of ethics in Western culture, you see a very different idea of what ______ also could be. For Aristotle, ethics was not about the ________, "Is that still good, or is it bad?" Ethics was about the question of how to live life well. And he put that in the word "arête," which we, from [Ancient Greek], _________ as "virtue." But really, it means "excellence." It means living up to your own full potential as a human being.

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But in fact, that question, "Is it 'still' ethical?" is just one way of looking at ethics. Because if you look at the beginning of ethics in Western culture, you see a very different idea of what ethics also could be. For Aristotle, ethics was not about the question, "Is that still good, or is it bad?" Ethics was about the question of how to live life well. And he put that in the word "arête," which we, from [Ancient Greek], translate as "virtue." But really, it means "excellence." It means living up to your own full potential as a human being.

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