What makes an action immoral?

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Re: What makes an action immoral?

Post by Terrapin Station » January 15th, 2020, 9:52 am

An action being immoral amounts to disapproving (basically "booing") that action, where we're talking about interpersonal actions that one considers more significant than etiquette.

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Re: What makes an action immoral?

Post by Alpha1 » June 8th, 2020, 9:04 am

Morality is relative and it depends mostly on culture and society of Man. For example, considering some past indigenous culture promote human sacrifices and even some promote cannibalism we can never really say that they were immoral in the first place because for them that is the moral thing to do and we as an outsiders cannot impose our way of thinking into theirs. Although Human life is valuable, its value depends on the culture that will judge that person's life, some may deemed it highly while others not. What's morally right maybe wrong in other culture but this is relative as to time and place. So to answer your question my answer is it depends.

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Re: What makes an action immoral?

Post by popeye1945 » Yesterday, 3:07 am

Morality is based upon one human biology and what promotes the well being of that biology. All cultures are not equal in their formation of a morality, morality in order to be morality must be in a commonality of the promotion of life and well being. As morality is a meaning, it necessarily is the property of biological consciousness, a biological subject. As it is consciousness that bestows meaning upon the physical world, it is necessarily subjective, the objective has no meaning which is not bestowed upon it by biological consciousness. Subject and object stand or fall together. Morality is not relative, as its foundation is life and well being. :) :)

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