Environmental Issues and the Industrial Revolution The Industrial Revolution, which began in the eighteenth century, has had an ongoing influence on society as well as the relationship between humans and their environment. With the onset of industrialization came the drastic increase in urbanization, setting up of factories in places which were once biomes, and the rapid development of land. All this occurred without assessing the long-term impact to the environment. Recognizing the importance of the Industrial Revolution era and the ongoing impact it has had on the environment is essential to learning how to help the environment and correct the […]
Evaluating Bias in Research Read the article titled, “As drug industry’s influence over research grows, so does the potential for bias,” located at http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/as-drug-industrys-influence-over-research-grows-so-does-the-potential-for-bias/2012/11/24/bb64d596-1264-11e2-be82-c3411b7680a9_story.html. Review the six (6) rules of critical thinking (Chapter 1) and the steps of “Doing Sociology: A Student’s Guide to Research” (Chapter 2). Student Success Tip: As you review the steps, jot a few notes or thoughts down. Relax and prepare to write a concise and accurate essay. Write a one to two (1-2) page essay in which you: Identify the first step in the student’s guide to research. Define the first step of research in […]
Ethics Initiatives LP1 Assignment: Ethics Initiatives Directions: What involvement should HR have with organization-wide ethics initiatives? What organizational decisions or policies might challenge the professional ethics of an HR professional? What day-to-day challenges do line managers face relative to HR-related ethical issues? Include an example of an organization with ethics initiatives. One to two page paper.
Ethics reflection Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper. Reflect on an ethical dilemma that you have faced in your career, or a recent accounting scandal in the news. – Describe the situations surrounding the ethical dilemma and your actions in response. – Explain the ethical theories of egoism, utilitarianism, deontological ethics, the categorical imperative, and virtue ethics. – Assess whether your actions fit the ethical theories of egoism, utilitarianism, deontological ethics, the categorical imperative, and virtue ethics. – Evaluate and explain what other actions may have been taken to fit the ethical theories of […]
Criminal Justice Ethics and Liability Before you begin your class discussion, locate one code of ethics from your choice of a probation, parole, or correctional agency. (Please choose a different code of ethics than you used in week 4.) Respond to the following questions regarding the code of ethics that you have chosen: ◦What does it say? ◦Is there anything you would add or exclude to reduce liability? ◦Compare and contrast these codes in a discussion with your peers. Info from week 4: Ways in which Criminal Justice Management can respond or prepare for various ethical questions and issues The […]
Annotated Bibliography Essay: Annotated Bibliography You will write an annotated bibliography in 550 to 750 words. Your annotated bibliography must contain at least four sources from four stories from your Backpack Literature Book. Refer to Annotated Bibliography in the A Writer’s Reference Book. What is an annotated bibliography? An annotated bibliography is a list of citations to books, articles, and documents. Each citation is followed by a brief descriptive and evaluative paragraph, called the annotation. The purpose of the annotation is to inform the reader of the relevance, accuracy, and quality Of the sources cited. Elements of an annotated bibliography: […]
Why Ethical People Make Unethical Choices Philosophy Homework ( Carucci, “Why Ethical People Make Unethical Choices) Read the following essay: Carucci, “Why Ethical People Make Unethical Choices.” Then answer two of the following questions (please be sure to number your responses using the number of the question): (1) Re-read the first way that organizations can lead people to make unethical choices: “It is psychologically unsafe to speak up.” Tell a story in which you are an employee attempting to speak up about unethical or illegal activity occurring within the company. In your story, depict management acting in ways that make […]
Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements ETH 125 CheckPoint: Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements **Graded A+** CheckPoint: Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements Resources: Ch. 7 in Racial and Ethnic Groups and Appendix C Due Date: Day 5 [Individual] forum Use Ch. 7 of the text and Appendix C to identify events and leaders of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements and their contributions to their respective causes. Complete both Parts I and II of Appendix C. Post the completed Appendix C as an attachment.
Official Language Movement ETH 125 The Official Language Movement **Graded A+** CheckPoint:The Official Language Movement Resources: Racial and Ethnic Groups, the Internet, and the University Library Due Date: Day 4 [Individual] forum Investigate the official language movement (an important Hispanic American cultural interest) described on pp. 243-44 of the text by researching bilingualism in education and politics in the United States. Find 4 to 6 credible Web sites or articles that support, oppose, or simply present information about bilingualism in education or politics. Most sources will focus exclusively on either topic of education or politics, so try to find at least two sources […]