What are examples of criteria and decision-making systems used in making ethical judgments?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 3, 2020, 7:03 pm ad1c9bdddf
The ethical principles of decision making vary considerably. Some common choices of principles and the methods which seem to match them include:
1) The most powerful person/group decides
Method: dictatorship or oligarchy
2) Everyone participates in a certain class of meta-decisions
Method: parliamentary democracy
3) Everyone participates in every decision
Method: direct democracy, consensus decision making
There are many grades of decision making which have an element of participation. A common example is that of institutions making ...
What are examples of criteria and decision-making systems used in making ethical judgments?