One of the more pressing concerns that ethicists face has to do with the seeming relativity of values on the cultural level. A basic definition and some exercises dealing with the issue of cultural relativism is provided by Harry J. Gensler, S.J., who teaches in the philosophy department of John Carroll University in Cleveland.

Go to "Ethics 01 Cultural Relativism and read the short one-page definition. Answer the questions that follow using the FORWARD ARROW button at the bottom of the page. When you are done with them, return here.