Ethical analysis (using ethical theories) about Fake news regarding 2016 presidential election.
State action/inaction or issue/resolution
•Analyze using Social Contract Theory: State the theory and the argument(s) to support or approve or disapprove the action/inaction or issue resolution,
Need to cover Social Contract Theory (discuss in terms of applicable laws, regulations, agreements/policies, rights or applicability of the difference principle)
and one ethical theory from:
–For Kantianism, state the rule and evaluate its universality using formulation 1 and/or assess whether someone is being used only as means to an end using formuation 2.
–For Rule Utilitarianism, state the rule and use a table with stakeholders and possible outcomes with + or – as benefit or harm. May make assumptions to quantify the cost or benefit.
–For Act Utilitarianism, state the act and use a table with stakeholders and possible outcomes with + or – as benefit or harm. May make assumptions to quantify the cost or benefit.
•Must use Social Contract Theory and one more ethical theory for each action, inaction or issue resolution.
•Must use two professional Codes Of Ethics for each action, inaction or issue analyzed
•What recommendations for issues
(The Codes of Ethics and material will be based on the provided ebook)