if being ethical were doing "whatever society accepts then to find out what is ethical, one would have to find out what society accepts. Estethica exhibit during London Fashion Week. The law often incorporates ethical standards to which most citizens subscribe. But being ethical is clearly not a matter of following one's feelings. Being ethical is also not the same as following the law. Whats more, the more you try to figure it out, the more confusing the situation becomes. Last but not least, write your resolutions down! Secondly, ethics refers to the study and development of one's ethical standards.
However I will at least make the effort to educate myself about what Im buying so that my less noble purchases become the exception rather than the standard. In the former we are dealing with luxury goods, by which I mean goods that are already of considerably high quality, which is precisely what gives this industry a competitive edge over the introduction of ethical principles and practices. If the only way to get a burger and chips was to go out and find and prepare the raw materials yourself you would probably eat a lot less burgers. If nothing else I hope theyll prompt some thought and perhaps bring a new perspective to anyone who is in the same locally built ethically sourced environmentally friendly boat as. Secondly, the introduction of ethical practices in the high-end fashion industry is being advertised as a means of keeping brands afloat in these times of economic uncertainty. When I approached the designers who participated in the Estethica exhibit and asked them what exactly made their clothes ethical, admitting that I was quite uncertain as to what the term ethical meant when applied to the fashion industry, the majority seemed somewhat perplexed and. Our own pre-Civil War slavery laws and the old apartheid laws of present-day South Africa are grotesquely obvious examples of laws that deviate from what is ethical. What, then, is ethics? It is rather difficult to determine exactly what makes ethical fashion, well, ethical. Put in other words, we are still in the realm of high-end fashion which is quite different from the realm of high street fashion. But no one ever tries to decide an ethical issue by doing a survey. Well one of the biggest challenges of my new approach to eating and shopping has been deciding what ethical means.