Resources: Worldview Dictionary
- Situational Ethics:
- a particular view of ethics, in which absolute standards are considered less important than the requirements of a particular situation. The standards used may, therefore, vary from one situation to another, and may even contradict one another.
- See also: Cultural Relativism, Moral Relativism (a.k.a. Ethical Relativism)
- Compare with: Moral Relativism (a.k.a. Ethical Relativism)