Ethics Bowl for Environments of the Organization

TitleEthics Bowl for Environments of the Organization
Publication TypeTeaching Module
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsFrey, WJ
PublisherUniversity of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, College of Business Administration
Publication Languageeng
Keywordsbusiness , BUSINESS ethics , Case , Case Study Method , Instructional , Instructional Methods
AbstractThis module describes how to incorporate ethical considerations into business cases through an Ethics Bowl competition and a written follow-up analysis. It assumes knowledge of ethics tests and a values framework. By working through the competition and follow-up activities, students gain an invaluable opportunity to practice skills in ethical problem solving, communication, and team work. This module makes use of materials provided through the Ethics Bowl competition held annually at meetings of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics. Information on the national competition, devised by Dr. Robert Ladenson, can be found at the website of the Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions, This module is being developed as a part of an NSF-funded project, "Collaborative Development of Ethics Across the Curriculum Resources and Sharing of Best Practices," Developed through NSF grant 0551779.
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