Applying Virtue Ethics to Our Treatment of the Other Animals This immediately communicates to me and any other professor that your essay was thrown together last minute without much thought or effort. Never turn in an essay that exhibits poor grammar, obvious misspellings, weak paragraph development, poor organization, excessively long quotations, too many quotations, and/or unreferenced quotations (see plagiarism). If you are having trouble ask me to look at your outline for suggestions. Read the question or case study closely and make sure you know what is being asked. You may support a religious view with sound moral arguments but you may not simply plead to the authority of sacred texts or authorities. For ethics exams identify fundamental principles, obligations, and consequences involved. I will look at outlines and rough drafts during my office hours. Rosalind Hursthouse Applying Virtue Ethics to Our Treatment of the Other Animals Applying virtue ethics to moral issues should be straightforward.
Justice and Fairness - Markkula Center for Applied Ethics Never turn in an essay that flaunts obvious typing errors such as: uneven margins, improper indentation or spacing between paragraphs, or typographical errors. You will not get an A unless you convince me that you've grappled with all the reading and lecture. Avoid scriptural and other religious justification for your position. An introduction to the justice approach to ethics including a discussion of desert, distributive justice, retributive justice, and compensatory justice.
Vice President for Ethics and Compliance - Purdue University Don't wait until the night before it's due before you start. In short, I expect reading and lecture to impact your essay by you either accepting or rejecting the views of the philosophers. Try not to contradict yourself and avoid lousy arguments like: "I was always taught X was wrong therefore it must be." or, "John Smith, a famous philosopher, said Y is right therefore it must be." 5.5. Welcome. Our Mission To support Purdue University in fulfilling its mission and commitments to the highest standards of ethics and integrity and to the principles of equal access and equal opportunity. To that end, we work cooperatively with stakeholders to Promote and enhance a climate that ensures equal access and equal opportunity for all members of the University community and.
ST JOSEPH’S CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL Never copy passages from books, articles, or the internet without acknowledging a reference. Do not quote very often and certainly do not copy a long paragraph, even if you footnote it. Make sure your essay is well organized and flows smoothly from one topic to the next. SPECIFIC GUIDELINES FOR WRITING PHILOSOPHY EXAMS 1. Each paragraph ought to address a fairly identifiable topic related to the theme of your essay. I expect that the most relevant arguments will be included in your essay, although you are not obliged to include every point of view. A comprehensive, coeducational Catholic High school Diocese of Wollongong - Albion Park Act Justly, love tenderly and walk humbly with your God Micah 68