Activity 7.1.pdf - Learning Unit\/Study Unit 7 Ethical issues and challenges in human resource management Activity 7.1 Read the case study on pages

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Learning Unit/Study Unit 7 Ethical issues and challenges in human resource management Activity 7.1Read the case study on pages 234235 in the prescribed book and then answer the question below. 1. Briefly explain the concept of Kantian deontology and discuss how it relates to the case study. Feedback Kant’sDeontology (see 8.3.2) Kant stresses the importance of an individual duty towards others, rather than consequences. It challenges management to treat every stakeholder with respect and integrity; it is about human rights and justice for individuals. Paying for information seems to have been a common practice by NoW journalists, and given the amount of cash and gifts involved, such payments appear to have been sanctioned by those in senior management positions. According to this definition, the NoW payments for information appear to be illicit. According to Kant’s categorical imperative, to find out if bribery is ethical or not, we should ask if it possible for bribery to
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