In Merchant's booklet she represents four moral paradigms, they are the process that folks view the surroundings off their viewpoints. Egocentric, Homocentric, Ecocentric, and Multicultural and Relationship Ethics are 4 various ways to check out the environment as well as how to use it. Each person takes their own honest idea for their life to be able to justify and enhance their position in life. There are several features about each honest system, and much like any idealology there are bad and the good ideas. Understanding every one of these positions more in depth can help us better understand one another, and work towards compromises and a standard goal, a better life for everyone. The first paradigm is Egocentric Ethic; this is actually the thought, or view, that you are centered on yourself.