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Unformatted text preview: o The idea that fairness, equity and law conflict with compassion, empathy and love o Do you execute a murderer or forgive him and help him rehabilitate? • The short term versus the long term o The difficult decisions the need to be made when immediate needs conflict with future goals o Should you bring up an irresolvable conflict with a collaborator now, or bury the issue because you need his support next month? • Individual versus community o “Us versus them” ”Self versus others” ”The smaller group versus the larger group” o Should you tell your boss you made a mistake that could hurt the company, or protect your career? • Truth versus loyalty o This idea is the difference between being honest and keeping a promise or responsibility. o When your boss asks about a specific coworkers performance, do you tell her that the person is constantly late and upsetting the entire staff, or say nothing because the coworker is a friend?...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course BDIC 396p taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Spring '08