Ethics Application Paper
... Application Paper Introduction "Ethics is two things. First, ethics refers to well based standards of right and wrong that prescribe what humans ought to do, usually in terms of rights, obligations, benefits to society, fairness, or specific virtues. Secondly, ethics refers to the study and development of one's ethical standards" (Velasquez, et.al. 2008, pg. 1). The purpose of this paper is to identify a concrete moral situation, identify the moral agent, apply two of the ethical theories discussed in class, and present a personal view of the issue in question.
A Concrete Moral Situation
A teacher works as an adjunct instructor for a branch school of a large for-profit educational institution. The...