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Title: Ethical Theories Presentation


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Ethical Theories Presentation
  • The Common Good Approach /
  • Feminist-Based Ethics

Tuesday 130-430 Biz, Marv, Lisa
April 1, 2008
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"What is ethical is what advances the common
good."
THE HUMANE COMMUNITY APPROACH
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Three Essential Elements
  • Respect for persons
  • Social welfare
  • Peace and security

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Carol Gilligan
  • Studied womens psychology and girls development
  • The voice of women has been excised and
    distorted by the psychological theories.
  • Goal was to prove that women are not " moral
    midgets "

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Carol Gilligan
  • A person should not put the needs of others in
    front of their own, especially in the case of
    education
  • Women like to help others, however they should
    care just as much about themselves

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Gloria Steinem
  • Feminist Pioneer
  • Road to Equality
  • Challenges womens physical safety and
    reproduction rights

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Current Female Leaders
  • Promising developments includes
  • Nancy Pelosi (first female speaker of the house)
  • Katie Couric (first female news anchor)
  • Hillary Clinton (first woman running for
    president

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Criticisms
  • Women lose power as they grow older and replace
    their mothers
  • Not many men are allies with the feminist view
  • Not enough awareness globally

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Criticisms
  • Feminist movement narrowly looks at the concerns
    of the middle class white women
  • Need for truthful mentors and role models

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Criticisms
  • Some feminists take issues too far
  • Not everybody can be equal
  • Too many roles in society

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Current Ethical Dilemma
  • Road to equality is moving
  • S
  • L
  • O
  • W
  • L
  • Y

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Current Ethical Dilemma
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Review Questions
  • Who are two of the current female leaders
    today?
  • What are three criticisms of feminism?
  • What is the common good?

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ANY QUESTIONS???
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