ethics

According to John Arthur, a reasonable moral code would require us to:
a.
Give money to famine relief when there is no significant reduction in our own happiness, or the happiness of our family.
b.
Give food to our own children first, because they have a negative right to such care.
c.
Give only what we truly desire to give to those who are suffering from famine.
d.
Ignore entitlements and focus only on the consequences of our actions.

asked by anna

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Cont. English

    Dimmesdale is not free since he does not live with his moral code, because he is concerned with society’s condemnation. He hides his secret of adultery, which is going against his moral code of honesty. Consequently, he is
  2. English

    Uther Pendragons willingness to give his son Arthur to Merlin in exchange for spending just one night with Igraine reflects the idea of courtly love chivalry "contemptu mundi" NoNE OF THE ABOVE This confuses me, I don't understand
  3. history

    In Europe, warriors of the feudalist society were referred to as knights (1). In Japan, they were known as ninjas (2). Knights were bound by a moral code known as chivalry (3), whereas ninjas followed the moral code of bushido
  4. Math

    John says to Brenda, "if you give me eight dollars, we will have an equal amount of money." Brenda responds, "but if you give me eight dollars, I will have twice as much money as you." How much money did Brenda and John each have?
  5. English

    Instead of land, what gift did King Leodegrance, of the land of Cameliard decide to give King Arthur for Gwenevere’s dowry? He decided to build a home for Arthur and Gwenevere to live in and raise their family. He allowed
  6. ethical issues

    What international moral code, if any, is being violated by the Bank? What bank? What did "the Bank" do that might have violated international moral code? Please explain and we'll be glad to help you find the answer.
  7. Writing

    I have to write 10 statements on the pros of dress code. I have 5 for con so far: 1. freedom of expression 2. waste of money 3. dress code can give you meaningless detentions 4. limited choices on what to wear. 5. being different
  8. writing

    I have to write 10 statements on the cons of dress code. I have 5 for con so far: 1. freedom of expression 2. waste of money 3. dress code can give you meaningless detentions 4. limited choices on what to wear. 5. being different
  9. math

    John and Terence had $380 altogether. John spent 5/6 of his money and Terencespent 3/4 of his money. In the end, both of them had $80 left altogether. How much money did John have at first?
  10. character education

    How do you develop a moral code? Think through each situation according to its circumstances. Insist upon what you want, regardless of consequences. Modify what parents and others give you based on your inner sense of right and

More Similar Questions