Global ethics: the nature and purpose

  • Ye. M. Sulima The Oles Honchar Dnepropetrovsk national university
Keywords: global ethics, world ethos, justice, responsibility, tolerance, intercultural dialogue


The article discusses the factors of forming, the essence and importance of a global ethic as a moral regulator of intercultural interaction in the modern global society. The current global ethics built around basic common goals - peace and dignity of people, social justice, individual freedom, cultural pluralism, sustainable development - and allow plans to achieve different objectives, functioning set of identities and nationalities. It lies in increasing awareness of common fate, common human and social rights, interests, shared vulnerability to global environmental, social and political crises of necessity, consequent, to find common solutions and act on the basis of cultural dialogue and cooperation.


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Sulima, Y. M. (2017). Global ethics: the nature and purpose. Scientific and Theoretical Almanac Grani, 16(8), 55-64. Retrieved from