Values, ethics & accountability

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Ethics & Morality Morality: what is right/wrong; values those decisions reflect & rules for carrying out practices. (Normative judgment) Origin in Group morality, what do we find acceptable? Ethics: Search for moral standard; use of reason to determine what is right/wrong/appropriate. Legality : Morality & Ethics DO NOT EQUAL LEGAL!
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“It Depends” Ethical (Moral) Relativism Actions that are appropriate/ethical in one
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Unformatted text preview: situation are not in another, depending upon context. Underlying idea: no universal principles? Ethical Deliberation Clarify Facts Deliberation will involve facts and values; know the facts Agree on basic principles Broad/Specific Find Common Ground Analyze arguments Understand the issues Understand arguments, support, and counterclaims Dialogue ethically...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PSC 206 taught by Professor Akin during the Spring '08 term at Alabama.

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