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Business Ethics: What is the role of science in making ethical decisions?

I need help with this three questions.

1. Explain the role of sciences in the study of ethics.
2. Explain the step followed by determining the facts in making a responsible ethical decision.
3. What are the consequences of not looking at various perspectives and the interests of other people involved, while making a responsible ethical decision?

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1) When discussing the role of sciences and ethics it is important to keep in mind that ethics refer to standards of behavior that tell us how human beings ought to act in the many situations in which they find themselves-as friends, parents, children, citizens, businesspeople, teachers, professionals, and so on. So, naturally there is a role for the sciences in the realm of ethics. However, the ...

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The role of science in making ethical decisions is discussed. The steps followed by determining the facts in making a responsible ethical decision is analyzed.

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