Ethics and Behavior

An ethical behavior is the application of moral principles in a given situation. It means to behave according to the moral standards set by the society which we live in. Although the terms ethics” and ”morality” may sometimes be used interchangeably, in general usage ethical” is used to describe standards of behavior between individuals, while ”moral” or ”immoral can describe any behavior. You can call lying unethical or immoral, for example, because it involves the behavior of one person and how it affects another, but violating dietary prohibitions in a holy text would be described as immoral.