The ethics of principles and ethics of responsibility

Abstract

In his brief comment, the author speculates if ethics in health-care relationship it still has a practical sense.The essay points out the difference between ‘principles ethics’ and ‘ethics of responsibility’, supporting the latter and try to highlight its constitutive dimensions.

Key words: ethics of responsibility, human dignity, intergenerational solidarity, inter-generational solidarity, principles ethics

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