The case of mark mark is a counselor in the inner city of toledo, ohio, where he maintains a private practice mark works monday through thursday providing services to low-income clients. I was a hackworth fellow for the markkula center for applied ethics at santa clara university i was also a pre-medical student, and am currently attending the loyola university chicago stritch school of medicine during my senior year at santa clara, i led discussions on medical ethics with. A discussion of ethical issues in the case of baby fae abstract medical professionals are presented with numerous ethical questions that need answering on an almost daily. This case study explores whether the provision of artificial nutrition and/or hydration is a medical treatment, and in what situations should artificial nutrition and/or hydration be offered (from end-of-life ethics: a case study approach. The case studies are illustrative and should be read in conjunction with the guidance contained in the code, in particular part a and part b of icaew's code of ethics log in remember to log in as an icaew member to access the interactive case studies.
International relations ethics case studies the carnegie council offers this series of 22 case studies for use in college and university classrooms each case presents and analyzes an historical example of an ethical dilemma in international affairs. Phi 445 week 1 discussion utilitarianism, deontology, and virtue ethics: case study: starbucks prepare: the initial post in this discussion must be informed by the required material for this discussion. Case studies print version case studies are stories that are used as a teaching tool to show the application of a theory or concept to real situations dependent on the goal they are meant to fulfill, cases can be fact-driven and deductive where there is a correct answer, or they can be context driven where multiple solutions.
Case studies are a tool for discussing scientific integrity although one of the most frequently used tools for encouraging discussion, cases are only one of many possible tools many of the principles discussed below for discussing case studies can be generalized to other approaches to encouraging discussion about research ethics. Ethics case study: a tough call currents article this is the first in a yearlong series of ethics case studies that present scenarios that raise ethical questions and responses from advancement professionals who offer their insights and opinion. An ethics case study, 1-2 pages in length, including questions and cited sources this deliverable should be uploaded to igroups by the deadline set each semester by the ipro program. Welcome to my course on ethics today, let us consider the types of moral questions we might ask i'll use a specific situation1 to illustrate: in 1992, an infant known to the public as baby theresa was born in florida.
The case study collection is a database of ethics cases from the fields of science, engineering, the social sciences, and business click on the following links to launch a search for cases in these subject areas. The trolley problem is a thought experiment in ethics the general form of the problem is this: the general form of the problem is this: you see a runaway trolley moving toward five tied-up (or otherwise incapacitated) people lying on the tracks. This set of case studies may be used in an ethics course, ethics seminar, or group discussion on the topic to keep the discussion lively, it is suggested that various approaches appropriate for the audience be conducted examples of varied approaches include: role-plays of scenarios, creating video of scenarios, or creating cartoons of scenarios. A question of ethics share this column offers an examination of the ethical cases considered by the asce committee on professional conduct, as well as ethical issues affecting the profession. A brief business case for ethics a strong ethics program can reap many concrete benefits for a health care organization, from increasing patient satisfaction, to improving employee morale, to.
The tuskegee study of untreated syphilis in the african american male is the longest nontherapeutic experiment on human beings in medical history, as noted by arthur l caplan (1992) begun in 1932 by the united states public health service (usphs), the study was purportedly designed to determine. The monster study is the name given to a stuttering experiment performed on orphan children in davenport, iowa in 1939 it was conducted by wendell johnson at the university of iowa the research began with the selection of 22 subjects from a veterans' orphanage in iowa.
Find case studies and scenarios on a variety of fields in applied ethics cases can also be viewed by the following categories. Case study 3 of six cases presented during a summer institute instructional program this case reviews the tuskegee experiment in which the subject group was composed of 616 african-american men, 412 of whom had been diagnosed as having syphilis, and 204 controls. What are ethics • the science of morals • the study of the principles of human duty • in narrow sense, by qualifying word or phrase: the moral principles.