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Ethics and Public Policy


Ethics and Public Policy

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This course will provide the student with an overview of the role that ethical, cultural, religious, and moral principles play in public policy. The course will introduce the student to common themes found in the foundational theories of ethics and morality in politics such as justice, equality, fairness, individual liberty, free enterprise, charity, fundamental human rights, and minimizing harm to others. These themes are integrated into various decision-making models. Students will examine... More
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Material Type: Online Course
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Date Added to MERLOT: January 27, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 29, 2016
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Submitter: Sean Connor
Keywords: Political Science, Rights, Foreign Aid, Elections, Political Theory, Dilemmas, Politics, Public Policy, Social Security, Military Intervention, Income Tax, Lobbying, Foreign Relations, Government, Political Philosophy, Ethics, Family, Affirmative Action, Commerce, Philosophy, Foreign Trade, National Security, EEO Compliance, Relationships


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Primary Audience: College Upper Division
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
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