Q. 4) Ethics and norms of society are generally passed to the individual through the process of enculturation. However, there can be many situations which can lead to a conflict between an individual’s morals and societal ethics. How an individual can resolve such conflict? Illustrate with suitable examples (10 Marks)

“Mentor’s Comments” Define enculturation in introduction. Body – Tell how societal norms and ethics are passed to individuals by society e.g. – respect for elders in India, individualism in western society. Tell how individual moral can be different from societal norms – individual morals flows from conscience. e.g. – societal norm – caste discriminations; individual … Continue reading Q. 4) Ethics and norms of society are generally passed to the individual through the process of enculturation. However, there can be many situations which can lead to a conflict between an individual’s morals and societal ethics. How an individual can resolve such conflict? Illustrate with suitable examples (10 Marks)