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Selected Case

published: 25 Jun 2018

  • Topic: Responsibility
  • Region: Global

Abstract:
A manager rejects a consultant’s request for a location transfer because he voted for Donald Trump. She does not want to bring a Trump supporter into her office. Is this discrimination ethical?

Pedagogical Objectives:
Provide the basis for a discussion of discriminiation. Are there legitimate reasons for discrimination? Is it ethical to discriminate based on voting behavior?

Keywords:
Ethics, Discrimination, Politics, Donald Trump


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