Step 1: Create the introductory paragraph: Within this paragraph, provide a brief overview of the scenario. Then, provide a thesis statement and tell the reader the main topics covered in the paper. The introduction comes at the beginning of the paper and tells a reader the main topics covered in the paper. View this website to learn how to write an introductory paragraph: http://www.writing.ucsb.edu/faculty/donelan/intro.html
Step 2: In Phase 1, you select a topic not specifically discussed in class from the Unique Ethical Issues lists from weeks 3, 5, and 7. In Phase 1, you wrote a brief one-to-two page paper(attached below) that introduced the unique ethical issue that is the focus of research for Phase 2.
Step 3: Research In Phase 2, you will explore the readings for the unique ethical issue.
Step 4: The Ethical Issue:Discuss the selected ethical issue topic. Identify one common ethical dilemma associated with the ethical issue and explain why it is so. State the dilemma. Choose two traditional theorists from week 2 and use their principles to explain his or her solution to the ethical dilemma you have presented.
Step 5:Traditional Theories/Resolution Identify and use two of the traditional theorists identified in Step 4 to provide two resolutions to the ethical dilemma in accordance with the theorist's perspective.
Step 6: Ethical Relativism: Define and discuss ethical relativism. Are there any ethical relativism concerns with your selected Unique Ethical Issue? If so, what are they? If not, why not?
Step 7: The Best Resolution: Select the solution that best fits your code of ethics and explain by supporting your reasoning/conclusions using the course readings and research.
Step 8: Summary paragraph: Write the summary paragraph. A summary paragraph restates the main topics of the paper. Make sure to leave a reader with a sense that the paper is complete. The summary paragraph is the last paragraph of a paper and does not need a heading.
You are expected to paraphrase and NOT use direct quotes. Use at least 10 scholarly or credible resources as supporting documentation. Three of the resources will come from the class readings. Books cannot be used as resources for this assignment. If any material is used from a source document, it must be cited and referenced and the page or paragraph number must be provided.
How to Set Up the Paper: Create a Word or Rich Text Format (RTF) document that is double-spaced, 12-point font. The final product will be between 7-8 pages in length excluding the title page and reference page. It is important to write clearly and concisely.
Use the following format with headings:
- Create a title page with title, your name, the course, the instructor's name and date
- Introduction (one paragraph)
- The Ethical Issue
- Traditional Theories/Resolution
- Ethical Relativism The Best Resolution
PHASE 1 WORD FILE ATTACHED.
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