The specific neoliberal reforms and changing citizenship rights in Ontario in tandem with shifts in moral codes
of mothering are the focus of this paper.
Putting forward his Darwinian view, he told the packed audience that our moral behaviour is developed from a complex mix of our history, our culture, the law, newspaper articles and speeches that create shifts in our zeitgeist and moral codes
The moral code
does not a priori offend any standard religious beliefs unless the belief is that all moral codes
must begin with a reliance on religious precepts.
Instead they place informal social controls before government--honor, status evaluation, customary and Christian moral codes
and gossip--and focus on more local institutions like family, neighborhood and confraternities as the key solidarities upon which most significant power was based in daily life.
Between historicism and ontology, what we need is a concept of values which acknowledges their historicity but which does not reduce them to it and which makes evident an unvarying ethical core, beyond or beneath the diversity of societies, cultures and moral codes
Although early indigenistas argued against racial determinism, the often violent effects of their moral codes
were reminiscent of colonial-era race policies.
Accordingly, the Islamic moral codes
propagated by the state have targeted women in unprivileged economic situations and denied other professional women their active public participation.
Is it not astounding," the fabled founder of Hull House wrote in 1917, "that a city allows thousands of its youth to fill their impressionable minds with these absurdities which certainly will become the foundation of their working moral codes
and the data from which they will judge the properties of life?
There are moral codes
in queer culture -- codes of consent and respect for one another's autonomy and choices, for example.
The latter refers to the local, complex moral codes
found in every society, intertwined with particular values, traditions and beliefs.
Often compared to Coward's Private Lives, this worldly tale involving a painter, a playwright, and the woman they both love is notable for its portrait of characters who are unable to live by any conventional moral codes
and who devise, through trial and error, a different way of life to suit them.
The former boarding school pupil and grandmother-oftwo told the Radio Times: "We are very slack with our moral codes
for children these days.
The force has wide-ranging powers to enforce the moral codes
associated with the kingdom's version of Sunni Islam.
Was it indeed equally widely practiced under the more stringent religious and moral codes
of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries in Europe?