Essays about: "Etik"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 117 essays containing the word Etik.

  1. 1. Legitimate legal authority and the obligation to obey : An analysis of Joseph Raz´s arguments on legitimate authority

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Etik

    Author : Emma Molin; [2017]
    Keywords : Philosophy of law; Joseph Raz; Obligation to obey; authority; obedience; compliance; the service conception;

    Abstract : Two central issues in literature discussing legal authority seems to the the questions of what the law has when it has authority and under what conditions the law can be said to have authority. This thesis analyses an answer to these two questions as it has been developed by legal philosopher Joseph Raz. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Threat of Terrorism: Putting Human Rights to the Test : Assessing the Counterterrorist Policies of France in the Aftermath of the 13th of November 2015 Terrorist Attacks 

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Centrum för tillämpad etik

    Author : Fiore Poidevin; [2016]
    Keywords : terrorism; counterterrorism; human rights; Paris attacks; war; crime; restrictions; slippery slope; security; state of emergency; applied ethics;

    Abstract : The terrorist attacks that occurred in Paris on the 13th of November 2015, mark a shift for counterterrorism in France. Indeed, the magnitude of the terrorist attacks persuaded the French government to call for stricter counterterrorist policies. However, the effects of these measures on human rights have been interrogated widely. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Ethics of CRISPR : Using Human Germline Gene Modification to Prevent Genetic Disease

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Centrum för tillämpad etik

    Author : Austen Yeager; [2016]
    Keywords : CRISPR; Human Germline; Gene Modification; Ethics; Genetic Disease;

    Abstract : With the discovery and development ofCRISPR, the technology that might allow us to modify the human germline is at our fingertips, and, consequently, serious practical and ethical consideration is warranted. In the following paper, I examine the ethics of using CRISPR in this way and argue that modifying the human germline for the purpose of preventing serious genetic disease is, in principle, ethically acceptable and ought to be allowed. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effect of asymmetric information in real estate agent commissions

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Kamila Kaczmarczyk; Sofia Kaddani; [2016]
    Keywords : Commission; Asymmetric information; Principal-agent problem; Conflict of interest; Ethics; Morals; Freedom of Contract; Consumer Protection; Provision; Asymmetrisk information; Intressekonflikter; Principal-agent problem; Etik; Moral; Avtalsfrihet; Konsumentskydd.;

    Abstract : Real Estate Agencies compensation consists of commissions and a part of the commissioncorresponds to what the real estate agent gets as salary. This incentive-based commission systemis usually covered by an agreed fixed amount, a variable commission model or a combinationof both depending on the brokerage object's final selling price. READ MORE

  5. 5. Self-driving car

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : JACOB EKESUND; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Imagine to be able to catch a little more sleep on your way to work or school, drive home after a night at the bar or watch a movie on a long road trip. All these things have never been possible before without someone else driving the car, until recent years. READ MORE