An 18 year old girl gets pregnant and can’t decide whether to keep the baby or have an abortion. Her parents are very religious and do not believe in sex before marriage therefore would not take to kindly to their daughter being p...
An Ethical Dilemma in the Health Care Setting
Bobbi K. Handy
November 29, 2010
Barbara Scheibe, RNC, MSN
An Ethical Dilemma in the Health Care Setting
Ethical dilemmas in the health care setting present themselves almost daily. It is imperative that the health care work...
Academic Ethical Dilemma: Learning Enhancement Through Chemistry
There is a trend occurring in the academic world that is gaining in popularity and has many in the academic world worried. This trend is the increase use of drugs to enhance the brain's ability to not only work harder, longer and f...
The Spanking Issue:
The Ethical Dilemma of Corporal Punishment
This issue of corporal punishment is a current issue that many people have on their minds. The issue strikes an emotional chord for many whom were or were not punished by spanking during their own childhoods. The issue generally fo...
Ethical Dilemma: Advice
After reading "The Advice Trap" article about the ethical dilemma that can arise from giving advice to clients out of the realm of certified expertise, one incident comes to mind. Although I have a small tendency to want to help and make suggestions when clients have need...
In 1998, Betty Vinson was promoted to a senior manager in the firm’s corporate accounting division. Two years later in her position she experienced a major ethical dilemma. The company WorldCom was a very successful company up until the middle of 2000 when the telecommunication industry entered a...
Ethical dilemma 2
Ethical dilemmas are prevalent in all areas of life. In each helping profession, ethical guidelines and codes require that professionals act morally and in the best interest of the client. As a prospective counseling psychologist, I would need keen judgment to reco...
Do you always do what’s right, even when no one is looking? What if your decisions/choices couldn’t hurt anyone, would that change your mind? Every day we are faced with choices and the decisions made from those choices effect someone no matter how un-i...
Mother’s have quite the dilemma when deciding when and if to return to work after giving birth to a child. Sometimes the choice is made for them due to financial reasons and sometimes they have the luxury of deciding on which is the best scenario for themselves and their families. In trying to m...
Ethical Dilemma – Global Child Labor
The pressure to produce goods inexpensively has driven companies to seek low-cost areas for producing those goods. In the quest to compete with low-cost discounters such as Wal-Mart, companies have been increasingly driven to overseas markets to produce the...
Ethical Dilemma 1
Human Resource Issues
There are many areas where ethical dilemmas arise. Here are five categories of common ethical dilemmas in business:
1. Human resource issues
2. Employee safety issues
3. Conflicts of interest
4. Customer confidence
5. Use of corporate resources
Ethics and the Legal Environment
Immanuel Kant and Ethical Dilemma
Immanuel Rant and Ethical Dilemmas Today
Today there are many ethical dilemmas going on in the world, from companies’ misuse of funding or executives’ misuse of their title. Ethical behavior has to be an important part in...
Through A Narrow Chink: An Ethical Dilemma
by Pablo Baez
In 1951 Carl Djerassi, with the Mexican pharmaceutical company Syntex,
developed the first oral contraceptive by synthesizing and altering the natural
hormone Progesterone into a superpotent, highly effective or...
Running Head: WELL CHILD CARE FOR A REFUGEE SOMALI BANTU FAMILY
Well Child Care for a Somali Bantu Family
This project consisted of the Somali Bantu refugees living in the Tennessee Village Community in Nashville, TN. Within this population set, the subset includes families wi...
A couple of years ago I was faced with a dilemma about a piece of jewelry. For my High School Graduation I received a Tiffany's bracelet which was originally my grandmothers. My grandmother gave this bracelet to my mother for her High School Graduation as well. This antique pi...
Ethical Dilemma of Napster
The ethical dilemma of computer downloads, namely music downloads, has been under great scrutiny in the last few years. Napster, if any one symbolizes the new technology, was the front runner in developing the new digital trading. The ethical issues seem to revolve a...
ETHICAL DILEMMA IN THE WORKPLACE
I recall an ethical dilemma I faced as a newly licensed Registered Representative with the brokerage firm Bellamah, Neuhauser & Barrett in the fall of 1997. I had just passed my General Securities Registered Representative Exam (the NASD Series 7). I studied for...
Based on the Decision Making Model:
1. Identify the Problem:
See Ethical Dilemma Handout
2. Potential Issues Involved:
Maria is a minor
No signed Informed Consent
Dual Relationship/ Neighbor
Possible Pregnancy and/or STD