Essays about: "Moral responsibility"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 113 essays containing the words Moral responsibility.

  1. 21. Cosmopolitan Soft Skills : Capturing the Toolkit Fostering Human Flourishing by an Intersecting of Theory and Empirical Data

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Blanka Rósa; [2019]
    Keywords : flourishing; cosmopolitan soft skills; critical realism; positive psychology; capabilities approach; cosmopolitanism;

    Abstract : While globalisation is a multidimensional phenomenon, present educational foci tend to lie not on preparing students for a complex, globalised 21stcentury, but on preparing students for a 21st-century economic globalisation. In order to advocate a change of consciousness, this present study examines the concept of human flourishing and the skills – referred to as cosmopolitan soft skills – fostering the phenomenon. READ MORE

  2. 22. Brands as Politicians - How Consumers Morally Judge Advocacy Advertising

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lena Maria Halberstadt; Carolin Schumacher; [2019]
    Keywords : Advocacy Advertising; Political Debates; Morality; Moral Identity; Moral Judgments; Moral Authenticity; Nike; Gillette; Pepsi; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research was to understand how consumers morally judge advocacy advertising in contemporary consumer culture. The phenomenon was explored with the help of three case studies, namely Nike, Gillette, and Pepsi, all being brands who have taken a political stance in their advertisement campaigns. READ MORE

  3. 23. Food for thought: The meat industry - a threat to food security - Do consumers hold a moral responsibility to reduce meat consumption?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Kim Rubertsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Meat consumption; Meat production; Food security; Environmental degradation; Capabilities Approach; Utilitarianism;

    Abstract : Food security exist when every human being is able to obtain adequate food and be free from hunger. This thesis sets out to explore the moral responsibility of individuals to enhance food security in the world by their consumer choices. READ MORE

  4. 24. The Antagonistic Battle between ‘Good’ and ‘Evil’ - A qualitative analysis of the interplay between digital hate culture and civil society counter efforts in the comment sections of Facebook

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Nadine Keller; [2019]
    Keywords : agonism; antagonism; counter speech; digital hate culture; right-wing extremism; hate speech; Facebook; Mouffe; qualitative content analysis; user comments;

    Abstract : Departing from the increasing threat that organized hate groups and their manipulative practices pose to contemporary society, this thesis seeks to unravel the workings of digital hate culture and to highlight the potential of civil society-led counter initiatives to combat the spread of hatred online. The research is based on a twofold qualitative content analysis. READ MORE

  5. 25. Moral Relativism or Moral Universalism? : A Comparative Case Study of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights Recommendations towards Myanmar and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kim Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Democratic Public’s Republic of Korea; descriptive idea analysis; moral relativism; moral universalism; Myanmar; Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights; Responsibility to Protect;

    Abstract : Two theories that are becoming more established within the doctrine of international politics are moral relativism and moral universalism, but none of these theories have been applied to real life cases. Therefore, the purpose of this study is to investigate if the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) arguments regarding the human rights violations in Myanmar and the Democratic Public’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), are more similar to the moral relativism theory or more similar to the moral universalism theory and if there are any differences between the arguments. READ MORE