The value and role of moral and ethical standards
Moral and ethical standards are regulators of relations between people in society, coordinating personal interests with public ones. On morality as a form of public consciousness, lies an important function of harmonizing society, ensuring stability, the integration of the social system and creating a sense of psychological comfort in the interaction of people.
Any active human activity requires a moral component that evaluates, controls, leads to humane goals, directs to the ethical ideals of goodness, justice, nobility, honor and conscience. The state of moral and ethical standards is a reflection of the development of society at a certain stage of historical development.