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Bioethics in Healthcare

1. Compare and contrast Egalitarian theory, Utilitarian theory and Libertarian theory in the distribution of resources. 2. The President's Commission states that, "Society has a moral obligation to ensure everyone has access to adequate health care without being subjected to excessive burden. 'What philosophical principle(s)

Menninger's "Therapy, not Punishment"

I present and analyze Karl Menninger's well known argument that the system of criminal punishment ought to be replaced with a rehabilitative therapeutic system.

Kant Vs Mill, what is right and what is good?

I'm writing an essay on kant vs mill with the question asking on how they would respond the the quote "is it better to be good or to do good?" I was thinking that Kant is to do and mill is to be. I want to know if you could give me your opinion and help be build a thesis. I'm thinking once i get that i can back it up with

True or False

Please see if those questions are clear and easy to understand and try to answer them let me know if they are good enough for university students first year. --- 1. T or F One of Marx's main contributions to the history of ideas is his theory that the economic substructure is capable of creating cultural concepts inherent i


1. Distinguish between the four class of euthanasia 2. Should active euthanasia be permitted to spare the patient and family of their suffering when death is inevitable? How about when the patient is a minor should the parent be given this permission without patient consent?

Introduction to the theory of Punishment

I outline and explain the philosophical problems relating to punishment, and the main normative approaches toward providing a justification for this social and legal practice.


Could you please help me with these questions? 1. What do you consider to be the main problem (s) associated with physician assisted suicide? How does the Hippocratic Oath fit in? 2. How does the 14th Amendment relate to suicide? 3. Is there a right to die? Explain and defend.

10 Questions

1. Empiricism holds: a) Knowledge is gradual awareness of concepts inherent in the mind. b) Innate ideas exist. c) Beliefs are verified by checking them against sense experience. d) None of the above. 2. Rationalist theories of knowledge generally claim: a) There are no innate ideas. b) The mind is a blank slate waiting

Synergistic Decision-making Strategy

Discern the basic steps and processes involved in effective decision making using the synergistic decision making strategy. Be specific and concise. Thank you.

Ethics and System of Inquiries

I need some assistance understanding what a large corporations code of ethics is and how it works. Can you help me understand by randomly choosing any large company that has a published code of ethics as I need to develop a system of inquiry to be used in evaluating decision-making, problem solving, and behavior in a business se

Workplace ethics are discussed.

Can you please give me a real life work place example for the question below so I can better understand workplace behaviors that are deemed ethical or unethical. Have you ever been in a situation, especially a work situation, where the norms supported a particular behavior, ethical or unethical, where you felt pressured to go

Moral issues are named.

Find the 5 moral issues: Jessie Kristen finally hangs her diploma. It took her four years of college, three years of law school and 6 months of preparation to pass her bar exam. Now she finally has her dream job. She is an assistant public defender. Her friends make fun of her for not going with a high paying firm, but sh

Find and classify the fallacies

Jessie's first formal meeting with her supervisor is at 12:00 noon. Jessie's supervisor, Terry Long has been with the public defender's office for twenty-eight years. Terry is sick of the job and makes it known that she plans to retire with full pension in less than two years. Terry takes Jessie to lunch to tell Jessie how sh

Codes, obligations and oaths

How do codes, obligations or oaths relate to the legal system? For example, does an oath carry legal penalties if violated? Give examples.

Socrates and the Sophists

1. Explain how the idea expressed in the quote relates to the subject area from which it is comes. 2. Give present-day examples and/or examples from your own experience to illustrate and justify the point of view. (1-1 1/2 pages) Quote: The strong get away with what they can, while the weak suffer what they must (The Sophi

I am looking for help from OTA ID #102773

Question: Is morality just a "matter of opinion", depending on the culture in which one is raised? But the Cultural Relativist has an argument that there is no universal standard of morality, I would like to understand this with reference to Rachel's analysis of the problem.