Business ethics and law assignment

| September 17, 2018

· You will need to submit responses to the following questions related to the Edward Snowden case.  This part is worth 50 points of your total Midterm Exam grade.

· Click on each of the links below to review articles related to Edward Snowden’s case.

· Using more than 5 current sources of which 3 are peer-reviewed journal articles or scholarly books.

· 3 or more pages (Not include cover and reference page)

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jun/09/edward-snowden-nsa-whistleblower-surveillance

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/hong-kong-edward-snowdens-welcoming-refuge/

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2013/06/16/192346807/senator-nsa-leaks-caused-terrorists-to-change-tactics

https://action.aclu.org/secure/grant_snowden_immunity

Questions:

1. What is Edward Snowden’s argument supporting his decision to reveal the information according to his statements in The Guardian article? Summarize his argument. (worth 10 points)

2. Before determining whether Snowden’s actions were morally justified, what information would you need? Provide a bullet list and think about the facts and apply how one would respond to the identifiable issues in this case. (worth 10 points)

3. Under the utilitarianism theory, would Snowden’s decision to reveal the information be supported? Explain your answer using principles from the utilitarian teleology. Would Snowden be granted immunity to the U.S. using the utilitarianism theory? (worth 15 points)

4. Under the Kant theory, would Snowden’s decision to reveal the information be supported? Explain your answer using principles from Kant’s deontology. Would Snowden be granted immunity to the U.S. using the Kant theory? (worth 15 points)

Rubric

1. Integration of knowledge 15.0 pts

The paper demonstrates that the author fully understands and applied the concepts learned in the course. Concepts are integrated into the writer’s own insights. The writer provides concluding remarks that show analysis and synthesis of ideas.

2. Topic focus 14.0 pts

The topic is focused narrowly enough for the scope of the assignment. An introductory statement provides direction.

3. Depth of discussion 15.0 pts

In-depth discussion and elaboration in al sections of the paper.

4. Cohesiveness14.0 pts

Ties together information from all sources. Paper flows from one issue to the next without the need for headings. Author’s writing demonstrates an understanding of the relationship among material obtained from all sources.

5. Spelling & Grammar 14.0 pts

No spelling and/or grammar mistakes

6. Sources 14.0 pts

More than 5 current sources of which 3 are peer-reviewed journal articles or scholarly books. Sources include both general and background sources and specialized sources. Special interest sources and popular literature are acknowledged as such if they are cited. All websites utilized are authoritative.

7. Citations 14.0 pts

Cites all data obtained from other sources. APA citation style is used in both text and reference page.

Get a 5 % discount on an order above $ 150
Use the following coupon code :
2018DISC
Nursing homework help
Nursing homework help

Category: Completed Assignments

Our Services:
Order a customized paper today!