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Hmm yes and no. There are actually 2 doctrines of the mean (and that is what they're called - NOWHERE in the Nicomachean Ethics does Aristotle use the term 'golden mean.') Also, all that stuff about Aquinas? That was Aristotle, except for the tiny theological bit. Aquinas just Christianized Aristotle.

Character and Environment, Ronald Sandler. Environmental virtue ethics is an underdeveloped area of environmental ethics. Although environmental ethicists often employ virtue-oriented evaluation (such as respect, care, and love for nature) and appeal to role models for guidance, environmental ethics has not been well informed by contemporary work on virtue ethics.

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As you can see, many of the core values that businesses and companies have are similar to those that individuals might choose as guiding principles as well. Description from I searched for this on

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