14 terms

NDA Didache Series Morality Ch. 17

Morality Ch. 17
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Calumny
False accusation, done maliciously to cause damage.
Detraction
Revealing the hidden faults of another person to someone who has no right to know about them, thus damaging or destroying his good reputation.
Falsehood
A lack of correspondence between what one thinks and what one says.
Honor
Respect or good reputation that is acquired through the practice of virtue or heroic acts. The quality that brings people to be guided by the most elevated moral norms.
Objective Truth
Reality that exists outside of a person's intellect, and that is independent of his acknowledgement of its existence.
Realism
The theory of knowledge that justly values the role of reason and the reality of objects in themselves outside the mind.
Reputation
The good or bad opinion commonly held about another person.
Reparation
Making amends for a wrong done or for an offense, especially for sin, which is an offense against God.
Restitution
The return of what has been unjustly taken from another.
Slander
Destroying the honor or fame of another by accusing him of something of which he is not guilty.
Subjectivism
The theory of knowledge that exaggerates the function of reason, placing it above the objectivity of what is known.
Tolerance
Respect for other people, though their ideas may not be respected.
Truth
The correlation between the idea in one's mind and external reality.
Veracity
Truthfulness; the disposition of a person to tell the truth.