Ethics – a trait dealing with recognition of own and common values, nature of relations between any objects that echoes through feelings and attitude. This treat is influences decision making. In socionics, ethics is considered as the opposite to logics.

The symbols of ethics:
– personal ethics, – public ethics.

In the international designations of socionics, that consist of four letters, the third letter F stands for ethics.

Here below in the table there are given main differences between sensing and intuition, which can be used when determining the sociotype of a person.

Logics (T)
Ethics (F)
People see me as cool-headed, objective and fair sweet and pleasant companion
When people quarrel I offer a solution I try to stop quarreling or to reconcile the people involved;
When someone experiences difficulties, my first reaction is to help them solve the problems show empathy and support
I make important decisions using my mind using my heart

Ethical sociotypes:

  • Dumas
  • Hugo
  • Hamlet
  • Esenin
  • Napoleon
  • Dreiser
  • Dostoevsky
  • Huxley