You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
give an example of something that one culture might regard as a virtue that another culture might not? Explain why this could lead to relativism
"Spare the rod and spoil the child." "A child should be seen and not heard." The US culture prior to WWII considered this necessary and the practice a virtue, [ spanking and keeping the kids silent and well behaved. The US 21st Century cultures consider both concepts to be non-virtuous. Experiencing both concepts as absolutes within a single lifetime would lead a person to: 1] Accept
relativism as a piece of the human value system, or, 2] conclude one concept is wrong, the other right and that the two are mutually exclusive. ]
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: Give an example of something that one culture might regard as a virtue that another culture might not.

User: give an example of something that one culture might regard as a virtue that another culture might not? Explain why this could lead to relativism

Weegy: "Spare the rod and spoil the child." "A child should be seen and not heard." The US culture prior to WWII considered this necessary and the practice a virtue, [ spanking and keeping the kids silent and well behaved. The US 21st Century cultures consider both concepts to be non-virtuous. Experiencing both concepts as absolutes within a single lifetime would lead a person to: 1] Accept relativism as a piece of the human value system, or, 2] conclude one concept is wrong, the other right and that the two are mutually exclusive. ]
Expert answered|rhyann24|Points 508|

Question
Asked 9/8/2011 4:35:51 PM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
26,555,738 questions answered
Popular Conversations
a legislative body is a User: motif
Weegy: A motif is a narrative element with symbolic meaning that repeats throughout a work of literature. User: ...
12/2/2016 10:58:45 AM| 2 Answers
What is a flexible exchange rate based on
12/2/2016 12:22:25 AM| 1 Answers
The amount of water vapor in the air is known as the
Weegy: Water vapor is water in a vaporous form diffused in the atmosphere but below boiling temperature.
12/2/2016 1:46:03 AM| 1 Answers
Hindering Latin American development was the fact that Latin American ...
Weegy: Hindering Latin American development was the fact that Latin American countries was slow economic growth.
12/2/2016 3:13:04 AM| 1 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
Points 142 [Total 414] Ratings 1 Comments 132 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
P
Points 21 [Total 700] Ratings 0 Comments 21 Invitations 0 Online
S
P
P
L
Points 18 [Total 1611] Ratings 0 Comments 18 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 18 [Total 450] Ratings 0 Comments 18 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 17 [Total 17] Ratings 0 Comments 17 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 16 [Total 292] Ratings 0 Comments 16 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 32] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 1 Offline
S
Points 8 [Total 8] Ratings 0 Comments 8 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 0 [Total 0] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 0 [Total 0] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.