Rights Based Ethics And Stem Cell Research

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Rights Based Ethics and Stem Cell Research
When talking about ethics, we have theoretical ethics and applied ethics. Those these two are different they, are also connected. Theoretical ethics can be defined as the theoretical study of the main concepts and methods of ethics(Ward). This is, basically, studying the ethical language, the concepts, beliefs, and the reasoning of certain ethical theories. Applied ethics are defined as the application and evaluation of the principles that guide practice in particular domains. Applied ethics concerns the issues and problems specific to the field in question(Ward). This is taking ethical theories and applying them to everyday issues, whether private or professional. While they are different, since one looks at understanding ethical principles and the other takes a different approach by applying those principles, they are similar because they really need to go hand in hand to reach the right goal. In order to figure out which ethical theory works, you would need to learn more about it and then look at applying it. Now, we will take a look at rights based ethics and stem cell research. Right based ethics are rights that we have just because we exist and are humans. These rights can be positive or negative in nature. For example, we have the right to life, we have the right to own property, the list could go on and on.
Rights based ethics can be moral rights, legal right and human rights. It is all focused on our rights as a
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