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Obesity and Business Ethics vs. Consumer Responsibility

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Take a position on obesity and the business ethic versus consumer responsibly as it pertains to marketing. Please include examples.

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Business point of view:
- Business market food to children, busy families
- Many of the foods that they actually advertise are very high in calories, fat, sodium, but the company won't tell the consumer that
- for example, McDonalds will focus its ad campaign on the joy that children feel when they go to McDonalds, or the nostalgia that adults feel when they go there, because it reminds them of their youth, or it focuses on the continence and economical factor of the ...

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