Writing and Analyzing Ethics Cases in Business and Research Ethics
This student module is designed to help students write and analyze ethics cases in business and research ethics. It provides a short taxonomy of ethics cases, tips on identifying and writing cases, and a four-step framework for analyzing them. Converging, interdisciplinary research shows that identifying, developing, and studying ethics cases strengthens decision making and enables a concrete, "thick" understanding of basic and intermediate moral concepts. This module is being developed as a part of a project funded by the National Science Foundation, "Collaborative Development of Ethics Across the Curriculum Resources and Sharing of Best Practices," NSF-SES-0551779. It makes full use of the student module template developed in conjunction with this project.
Frey, W. (2008, April 19). Writing and Analyzing Ethics Cases in Business and Research Ethics. Retrieved from the Connexions Web site: http://cnx.org/content/m15991/1.6/
Acknowledgement and Disclaimer
Funding for this project comes from the National Science Foundation through grant number DRL 0629377.