Ethical Systems Table

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Ethical Systems Table

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Ethical Systems Table

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|Ethical Theory or |Brief Definition |Other Names for Theory |Real-world Example |Workplace Example | |System | | | | | | | | | | | | |Regardless of consequences, | | | | | |certain moral principles are | | |It is my duty to follow through with | | |binding, focusing on duty rather | | |instructions my boss gives me, even if | | |than results or moral obligation | | |I do not agree with the concept. It is | | |over what the individual would |Deontology, pluralism, |C |my moral obligation to respect | | |prefer to do (Treviño & Nelson, |moral rights, rights-based|I believe people |authority figures. | | |2007, Ch. 4). | |should be able to | | |Duty-based Ethics | |Categorical imperative |eat sand because it | | | |In ethics, deontological ethics, | |is the right thing | | | |or deontology (Greek: deon meaning|Golden...