Ethics is important when making decision more so in the ethical dilemmas category. There are two systems that one bases his decisions on. They are deontological and teleological ethical systems. Deontological systems are decisions based on written or unwritten rules while Teleological are based on outcomes of the action. This paper analyses two ethical systems—deontological and teleological—with a personal conclusion of which one is the best.
- Key Words: Ethics, Deontology, and Teleology
- Ethical Systems
- Deontological Ethical Systems
Deontology comes from Greek words “Deon” that refers to duty and “