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Surprising Ethical Facts

I have spent thirty years discussing ethical issues with business people, doctors, and lawyers. While you might imagine high-minded discussions of complex issues, it is more often a matter of someone trying to escape responsibility for what they already know to be wrong. 175 more words

Business Ethics

Today! Ethics in Medicine & Sport Seminar: Mike McNamee on 'Paralympism and the Ethics of Elective Amputation'.

Mike J, McNamee, Professor of Applied Ethics, College of Engineering, Swansea University, will be presenting at final meeting of the KCL Ethics in Medicine and Sport Seminar Series on ‘ 345 more words


Launch of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics Report on Children in Clinical Research - May 14th 2015

When : Thursday 14 May – 4pm-6pm
Where: Coin Street Conference Centre, South Bank SE1 9NH, London

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics will launch a report on ethical issues arising from the involvement of children and young people in clinical research on 14 May. 68 more words

Applied Ethics

Case in Point: The Gun Owner Next Door

After the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School occurred in December 2012, the debate over gun ownership rights and regulations has been more popular than ever. 498 more words

Blog#3 Case in Point “Best Buy Hunts Down Bad Customers”

For my Case in Point I chose to do, “Best Buy Hunts Down Bad Customers”. This Case in Point talks about how Best Buy found out that they had three different kinds of shoppers. 550 more words

Applied Ethics

Case in Point: Crowdsourced News Tests Limits in Boston Bombings

With the Internet such an integral part of all of our lives, many ethical issues arise because of how unrestricted and virtually limitless the Internet is. 390 more words

Applied Ethics

Case in Point: Product Placement Makes Shows Real, but Is It Ethical?

“Product placement is so common now that we all know it occurs routinely” (Plaisance, 2014, pg. 87). This quote came directly from the Case in Point. 810 more words

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