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  • Ethics and Racial Profiling

    Ethics and Racial Profiling

    Running Head: ETHICS IN RACIAL PROFILING 1 Ethics in Racial Profiling Betty Boatwright CRJS420-1303-A-02 08/11/2013 ETHICS IN RACIAL PROFILING 2 Abstract Is racial profiling a matter of discretion or ethics? In this paper discretion and ethics will be discussed, in references of racial profiling. The ethical and moral dimension of racial profiling will be provided. Also, there will be three (3) examples of ethics and code of ethics given, along with some forms of police

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    Submitted: October 14, 2013 By:
  • Ethics and Steroids

    Ethics and Steroids

    Many athletes of all ages are turning towards performance enhancing drugs as a way of improving their performance by giving them that extra edge. This is not only wrong but its cheating and harmful to the athlete. Performance enhancing drugs have been around for hundreds of years. The Incas of the South America country Peru used the burned leaves of coca trees to give them great amounts of energy when faced with battles, hunts, ect.

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    Submitted: January 21, 2010 By: Jack
  • Ethics and the Pharmaceutical Industry

    Ethics and the Pharmaceutical Industry

    1. Introduction Over the past couple of decades, a sudden change has started to take over the way business is done. The time when no rules applied, and anyone could do what they pleased at the cost of others or the environment is rapidly ending. Instead, companies today have become aware that it is essential for them to employ ethics and morality in their actions, if not they will be heavily scrutinized and rejected by

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    Submitted: April 30, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Ethics and Values in America

    Ethics and Values in America

    Ethics and Values in America Ethics and values play an essential role in the American culture. Ethics are defined as the study of the general nature of morals and of specific morals and choices. We are faced with ethical delimits around every corner and they put stress on our emotions. Values on the other hand are such things we expect to encounter every day. Values are happiness, freedom, cooperation, and competition. The movie Ethics in

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    Submitted: February 6, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Ethics Article Review

    Ethics Article Review

    The CPA firm; a necessary audit for today’s small businesses. A Certified Public Accountant is responsible for auditing and income tax work for their clients. (Myers, 2005) Over the years the environment has changed, but the most significant change of all was the passing of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. Also known as the Public Company Accounting Reform and Investor Protection Act of 2002, this federal law established the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. This

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    Submitted: February 23, 2010 By: Steve
  • Ethics Awareness Inventory Analysis

    Ethics Awareness Inventory Analysis

    Ethics Awareness Inventory Analysis After taking the ethics awareness analysis online, and finding out that I am “results” oriented, I was not surprised. The end result is what we are all after. The things we do to get the end result are what we call the “means to an end.” And some people will do things ethically or not to get the end result that is desired. That is the crux of the problem: do

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    Essay Length: 403 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 3, 2010 By: Max
  • Ethics Case

    Ethics Case

    Erin Brockovich-Ellis (born June 22, 1960) is an American legal clerk who, despite the lack of a formal law school education, was instrumental in constructing a case against the $28 billion Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), of California in 1993. Since the release of the movie that shares her story and name, she has hosted Challenge America with Erin Brockovich on ABC and Final Justice on Lifetime. She is the president of Brockovich Research

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    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Steve
  • Ethics Essay

    Ethics Essay

    An ethic is a moral philosophy by which one should abide. My belief is that ethics are a code of integrity and because of this an individual should undermine all rationality in order to influence one’s “ethics” and determine what is right and what is wrong. Ethics are used in everyday life to determine moral direction and to penetrate absolute good over relative good. The problem is how “absolute good” is to be determined

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    Submitted: November 24, 2009 By: Mike
  • Ethics in an Academic Environment

    Ethics in an Academic Environment

    Abstract Attending The University of Phoenix, we are required in Gen 300 to write a research paper on Ethics in an Academic Environment. In this research paper, you will be able to surmise the ideologies of ethics in an Academic environment and how they both play a vital role in our everyday surroundings. We will also explain how Ethics in an Academic Environment affects everyone on a day-to-day basis whether positive or negative. These ethics

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    Submitted: March 4, 2010 By: regina
  • Ethics in Corrections

    Ethics in Corrections

    Ethics in Corrections The Colorado Department of Corrections has very explicated rules on not having personal relationships with inmates. They can be found on the internet at Colorado Department of Corrections web site http://www.doc.state.co.us/HR/hr.htm#4. They can also be found at the Colorado Corrections Department of Personnel 4CCR801 Personnel Board Rules and Rules and Personnel Director’s Administrative Procedures http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/dhr/rules/docs/rules.pdf. Chapter 6 R-6-9, States the Department of Corrections prohibits correctional officers from having sexual relation with

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    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Ethics in Medicine

    Ethics in Medicine

    Now, a new and unexpected force in medicine is pulling back the covers. By taking a close look at small differences in people's genetic codes, researchers and drug companies are beginning to create racially based drugs and treatments. Given the prospect of targeting treatment, some scientists argue that the subject at least ought not to be taboo. Even if race eventually proves to be a crude and insufficient means of understanding genetic differences, it can

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    Submitted: December 7, 2009 By: Bred
  • Ethics in Public Administration

    Ethics in Public Administration

    ETHICS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION The roll of ethics in public administration is based on the fact that administrators should be value free when they implement public policy. Most people do not understand what an administration deals with everyday on an individual basis. They might think that an administration is supposed to make the best ethical choices, but that is not the case. People who are outside the administration might think that administrators are supposed to

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    Submitted: January 11, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Ethics in Sex Trade

    Ethics in Sex Trade

    Secara realitinya, aktiviti pelacuran ini adalah salah di sisi undang-undang. Perniagaan ini adalah haram sepenuhnya. Tetapi, mengapakah ia masih dijalankan dan semakin berleluasa? Terdapat beberapa perspektif boleh dilihat untuk menerangkan ketaketikaan aktiviti pelacuran ini. Dari segi etika, perniagaan pelacuran adalah tidak beretika. Kanak-kanak yang hanya berumur sembilan (9) tahun dipaksa untuk menjual diri demi mendapatkan wang untuk menyara diri dan juga keluarganya. Di manakah hak seseorang untuk hidup? Masa depan mangsa-mangsa pelacuran ini telah musnah

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    Submitted: December 14, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Ethics of Amateurism

    Ethics of Amateurism

    Nick Karl HPE 348 Dr. Sheptak January 28, 2018 Ethics Of Amateurism The creators of the Historic Basketball League (HBL) came to Baldwin Wallace to talk about, explain, and answer questions about there new league forming. They have and will target historic black college and universities (HBCU) starting with twelve teams to begin. They are considered a club level sport at the universities that accept the HBL. The founders of the league believe college athletes

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    Submitted: September 22, 2018 By: nickkarl
  • Ethics of Animal Cloning

    Ethics of Animal Cloning

    “God blessed them and said to them, ‘Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air and over every living creature that moves on the ground.’” (NIV) Ten years ago Dolly, the first cloned mammal was born. She was a sheep cloned by scientists at the Roslin Institute in Scotland. (Oak Ridge) Since then there has been a swarm

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    Submitted: April 4, 2010 By: Max
  • Ethics of Gay Marriage

    Ethics of Gay Marriage

    Ethics of Gay Marriage What do you think when you see two guys walking down the sidewalk holding hands? Our society is based on improving and recreating to reach perfection. Yet there is this situation of “unnatural” marriage and most of our society wants it eliminated. If you think about the ethics of it though, you’ll see that both sides have an equal argument in the dilemma. If you look at the ethical reason behind

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    Submitted: January 2, 2010 By: Vika
  • Ethics of Prostitution

    Ethics of Prostitution

    Probably no one in the English-speaking world is unaware that our Governor has spoken out on subjects where lesser mortals, especially politicians, have held their tongue. His opinions on the assassination of JFK appear to be well-founded (November '99), however, and his views about the religious right seem equally appropriate (Holiday '99). Perhaps his proposals for the legalization of pot and prostitution also deserve some second thoughts. The strongest argument against prostitution, no doubt, is

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    Submitted: January 6, 2010 By: Mike
  • Ethics Paper

    Ethics Paper

    When we are called upon to make decisions, several factors are taken into consideration before this decision can be made. Depending on the type of decision, such factors could be cultural beliefs, personal beliefs, and organizational beliefs. We have come to realize that there are fundamental challenges in trying to apply ethical principles in a cultural and organizational environment. Each culture has unique distinctions in values, which may or may not be considered ethical by

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    Essay Length: 969 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 26, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Ethics Scrapbook Paper

    Ethics Scrapbook Paper

    As a team we were assigned the project of creating an ethical scrapbook, along with an accompanying paper. So the purpose of this paper is to expand on the information contained within our team scrapbook. More precisely we will be answering a set of four ethical questions, which we as a group have taken the time to sit down and discuss. Our first question and issue discussed deals with the subject “Good Samaritan”. As a

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    Essay Length: 1,404 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 25, 2009 By: Jack
  • Ethics Theories

    Ethics Theories

    Kevin Faini Communication Ethics Professional Code Paper January 26, 2006 Being a future Public Relations Practitioner, I chose the Public Relations Society of America’s Code of Ethics to help answer the assigned questions dealing with professional code. The code I am using was adopted in 2000 and is the set of code that all Public Relations Society member is instructed to use in order to carry out their work in an ethically responsible nature. 1)

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    Submitted: February 27, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Ethiopia - Insights and Recommendations

    Ethiopia - Insights and Recommendations

    Insights and Recommendations for UNICEF Insights • Violence could have long-term effects on children’s psyche o A high state of violence in society, especially when there is a lack of a parental figure, could have a lasting impact on that child’s mind o Violence becomes idolized, and a culture of conflict is created within the society o This culture will continue unless some outside force changes the violent situation • Given this fact and the

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    Submitted: March 19, 2010 By: Artur
  • Ethnic Affirmative Action in the Workplace

    Ethnic Affirmative Action in the Workplace

    Ethnic Affirmative Action in the Workplace The workplace has been under substantial scrutiny over the past thirty years. Everything from privacy rights to gender roles has plagued businesses across the country. In addition to these was ethnicity. People started to realize that businesses did not adequately represent the population. State and federally funded jobs such as hospitals and police stations came under the most fire for misrepresentation of race. Affirmative action was to be the

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    Essay Length: 2,015 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Janna
  • Ethnic Background

    Ethnic Background

    I was born into a mixed family much like Tiger's. My mother's father was Chinese-American, orphaned by his birth-family and raised in the South. My mother's mother was African-American and, following the family legacy, she received a degree from Fisk University in Nashville, TN. My relatives were instrumental in the foundation of the Avery Normal Institute in Charleston, SC, an educational institute for African-Americans founded in 1865 (now associated with the College of Charleston). My

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    Essay Length: 636 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 20, 2010 By: Anna
  • Ethnic Cleansing in Sudan

    Ethnic Cleansing in Sudan

    The government of Sudan is responsible for “ethnic cleansing” and crimes against humanity in Darfur, which is located on Sudan’s western border with Chad (. The Sudanese government, along with the Arab “Janjaweed” militias they arm and support, have attacked the civilians of the African Fur, Masalit and Zaghawa ethnic groups. These attacks involved massacres, summary executions of civilians, burnings of towns and villages, and the forceful depopulation of Fur, Masalit and Zaghawa land. The

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    Submitted: April 13, 2010 By: Janna
  • Ethnic Culture and Culture of Poverty: The Gypsy/roma

    Ethnic Culture and Culture of Poverty: The Gypsy/roma

    Peter Szuhay asked in “Constructing a Gypsy National Culture” whether the Gypsies are an ethnic culture or a culture of poverty. I would like to argue that the Gypsy identity is a product of traditional ethnic culture as well as the product of a marginalized social stratum. There are many aspects of gypsy ethnic culture to which can be contributed to the result of marginalization and sometimes those same ethnic cultural traits become stereotypes

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    Submitted: February 7, 2010 By: Bred
  • Ethnic Differences

    Ethnic Differences

    Ethnic Differences India’s ethnic complexity sets it very for apart from the United States and also other countries. India is a place that has so much ethnicity that the country needs to be looked at as not just another nation but as a major factor in the worlds ethnic civiliation. India’s population is estimated at about 954.5 million which is a large difference when compared to the United States population of about 284.8 million,

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    Submitted: December 1, 2009 By: Artur
  • Ethnic Groups

    Ethnic Groups

    This was a particularly difficult assignment as a member of the “majority.” I mark the box “White non-Hispanic” when asked the question of ethnicity on a form. It was in 1492 that Columbus discovered a new land. He thought he was in the Indies, so called the natives that were here, Indians. They are more commonly known as Native-Americans now. They welcomed the new “White man” with open arms, and were in awe by the

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    Submitted: April 15, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Ethnic Groups

    Ethnic Groups

    Abstract: The thesis is concerning on the differences of the Ethnic groups of UK and USA from different aspects. The history influences the roots of the people, which made the population of the two countries. And it shows the roles the different ethnic groups play in their society and their living conditions of now and future and how the different groups influenced on their culture, social system and languages, which are very unique in the

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    Submitted: April 20, 2010 By: Artur
  • Ethnic Groups and Discrimination

    Ethnic Groups and Discrimination

    Ethnic Groups and Discrimination Although I am not an American, I have very close connection with the Black community. This particular group of people has faced prejudice, segregation, and racism. It basically began when Africans sold Africans to the Arabs who sold them to the French who sold to them the English who then brought them over to America as slaves. Most of these slaves where uneducated and came without skills and without any

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    Submitted: January 13, 2010 By: Mike
  • Ethnic Relations

    Ethnic Relations

    ETHNIC RELATIONS Prateek Shukla 3/30/05 ETHNIC RELATIONS PAPER “We don’t want you here anymore white principal,” (Roberts 2) such misanthropical acts and slanders have been committed against thousands of people, almost every single day, here in the U.S. In fact, there have been many volatile arguments on the constitutional rights of ethnicity. Paul Craig Roberts believes that mass immigration will endanger American society. On the other side of the story is Professor Lipsitz, who

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    Essay Length: 1,382 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 29, 2009 By: Mike
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