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Unformatted text preview: or if this particular individual helps improve society from this lie. 2) I do not believe this to be unethical because someone’s pay should not have any effect on the decision of whoever is making it. If it is viewed under the humanist theory it could be viewed unethical because it does not improve intelligence, wisdom, or self-restraint. If viewed under deontological theory then and it is wrong no matter what because it is lying. 8-11 I would tell the authorities because if it is found that I knew that the drug increased the chance for cancer then I could be in serious trouble. The school of social responsibility that would be my basis for my decision would be the institutional school because the business has a responsibility to act in a manner that benefits all of society. This means that any business should act so that they do not harm people nor the environment....
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2009 for the course ABC 123 taught by Professor Stevens during the Spring '06 term at Acadia.
- Spring '06