Solution discusses morality and the idea of wrong or right.

Write a response to the argument or theory. The goal is not to do research (looking up stuff in the library), but to focus your thoughts on one argument or one position.  Which side of the issue you are on is completely irrelevant, what matters is how well you state your case. Topic: Is there a...

Environmental Ethics Overview

The three primary course goals reflected in Portfolio will be: Analytical skill building: Improving your critical reading, writing, and thinking skills. Knowledge acquisition: Mastering knowledge of central concepts, ideas, and perspectives of the humanities. A summary of major ethical theories ...

ExtremeNet and Allen Lopez - Conflict Solution Resolution

Read the case study for this unit regarding ExtremeNet and Allen Lopez. As the Chief Executive Officer for ExtremeNet, you are responsible for resolving the conflict between Allen Lopez and ExtremeNet in a manner that demonstrates solid ethical reasoning skills and the ability to manage stakehold...

Ethics of War and Terrorism

Explain your position regarding the ethics of war and responses to terrorism. In your explanation, be sure to draw upon ethical theories, concepts, and reasoning to support your position. State what you believe should be done and why.

Bioethics Discussion: Abortion

Your task is to write a paragraph (maximum length of 1 page, double spaced) that analyzes one specific bioethical issue. You choose which bioethical issue to write about; in this Assignment, reflect deeply on a topic that matters to you. If you need help selecting a topic, consult with your instruct...

Gift-Giving Ethics Across Cultures

You are an account executive with a multinational financial firm, and one of your biggest accounts is that of a shipping magnate in Greece. Several months after you have arranged very complex financing to build a new fleet of oil tankers for this customer, he asks if you and your wife would attend t...

Foreign Clientele Ethics

If you received a position where you dealt with clients from several other foreign countries, what steps would you take to be prepared for possible ethical dilemmas that might arise? Provide examples There is diversity training provided by most employers' internet, books, documentaries, or cultur...

Cross-Cultural Business - Power Distance & Individualism/Collectivism

I am planning to do business in a culture opposite to my own on the cultural dimensions of "power distance". Being an American, I would have a lower power distance and would value individualism. Titles, status, and formality are important in societies with high power distance and people with hi...

Nietzsche and Employment Law

It is a great help knowing that I'm on the right track with the first 3 that I said in my earlier post. You gave me some insight into the HR person involved in helping Rummel write the harassment complaint. As I said in an earlier post when I first read I thought that Tannebaum and O'Brien were j...

Hostile Workplace Philosophy

I believe that Michael Mercieca at work was a deontological ethical system. When Lori wanted him to get involved with her "boyfriend issues." He honestly told her it made him feel uncomfortable. Lori Aulds, I believe was acting on a virtue ethics system focuses more on the integrity of the moral...

Thinking About Business in Moral and Legal Terms

Steven F. Goldstone, Chairman and CEO of RJR Nabisco (one of four biggest U.S. cigarette manufacturers), said in a magazine interview, "I have no moral view of this business. . . I viewed it as a legal business. You shouldn't be drawing a moral judgment about a business our country says is perfectl...

Separate Lifestyle Ethics

What ethical system do you think Forrest Hayes operated under when he spent time with Alex Tichelman? (Google Exec that died while with prostitute ( See http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mary-papenfuss/timothy-hayes-death-heroin_b_5627673.html) What ethical system do you think he would have used to e...

Kant's ethical theory?

Identify at least two arguments, both for and against, Kant's ethical theory. Please include examples.

Voting Law and Discrimination

Understand what intentional discrimination is, which consists of unjust or prejudicial treatment of people based on race, gender, and age. Does today's legislation impact the verification of voter identification and would this fall under unintentional or intentional discrimination? Explain? Does o...

Utilitarian vs. Hedonist Thought

How does the theory of Utilitarianism differ from Hedonism? Why did the theory gain popularity in social and political theory? Give 2 arguments for and against Utilitarianism. What are the strengths and weaknesses of Utilitarianism? Give examples.

Plato, The POTUS, and The Virtuous Soul

What would constitute a virtuous soul? Provide an answer by evaluating the behavior of the POTUS referencing the prisoner swap. Below is a link to an article that might help: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jun/10/bowe-bergdahl-swap-republicans-angry-obama-officials-knew

J.S. Mill and Trayvon Martin

I have a good answer but I am just curious to know your view. Also, how would it work in this situation? Would it really be helpful as a moral guide in this situation? What are the pros and cons of using the "Harm Principle" as a moral guide in this case?

Analysis of Kant's Categorical Imperative

After becoming with familiar with the short story "The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas", apply Kant's Categorical Imperative with regard to this story and describe how his perceptions and understanding pertain to the above story.

Kantian Personhood

I would like help understanding this question. I simply don't grasp it from reading the book. Thanks How does Kant distinguish between persons and things? Are there any areas of ambiguity that this dichotomy fails to address?

Study of Character Traits Contributing to Happiness

The study of various character traits that can contribute to, or obstruct, a happy and meaningful human life is part of __________. A. Kantian tradition B. virtue ethics C. principle-based ethics D. utilitarianism

Jobs Advert, Cover Letter and CV for LPN (Sample)

Select an LPN position opening from a current advertisement in a newspaper, nursing journal, internet, or health care facility website. Explain how to Write a cover letter specific to the LPN position being applied for in the advertisement. See attachment.

The Life of Pi- analysis of repeated phrases

There are four different questions to develop. These questions are related to the book name " The life of Pi" 1- Pi is a young man who ends up successfully crossing the Pacific Ocean in a lifeboat with only a 450 pound Bengal tiger for a companion--what a companion!! Discuss the development of Pi...

Feminist Ethics

What additional perspectives do women bring to our understanding of ethics? How might attention to these concerns alter our conception of virtue? Can feminist insights be incorporated effectively at the level of individual decision making, or does their impact require fundamental changes in the soci...

Ethical theories: Aristotle, Aquinas, Kant, and Mill

What makes right actions right and wrong actions wrong? Our readings for this week have defended three kinds of answers to this question: the normative theories of deontological, teleological, and virtue ethics. Which of these theories provides the best foundation for our ethical values? In defendin...

Question of ethics under oath

QUESTION: You are an expert security software programmer who works in top secret for the national government of the country of Zulu. Late on afternoon, you come across an ominous email in which you learn that a small group of sinister government officials from Zulu plan-in exactly one hour-to unlea...

Moral Responsibility

Under what conditions can human beings be held morally responsible for what they do? If our actions are determined by other influences, does that get us off the hook, or should we accept responsibility even in cases where we could not have done otherwise? Practical examples are excellent tools ...

Religious and Philosophical Compatibility

Are religion and philosophy compatible with each other? Do faith and reason have to be kept in isolated compartments of our lives, or can we engage in both ways of thinking about ultimate questions? To answer these questions, you will want to offer clear definitions of what religious faith and philo...

The Concept of Suffering

In this assignment, you will explore the philosophical significance of the presence of evil in our lives. Begin by describing a specific situation in which a human being suffers needless pain. You are welcome to select an example from your own experiences, but you may find it easier to think about t...