Integrating Ethics

From Thought to Action

 

 

 

 


Module 4: Resources

Action and Accountability


 

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Works Consulted

Darley, J. & B. Latane. (1968). Bystander intervention in emergencies: Diffusion of responsibility. Journal
            of Personality and Social Psychology, 8(4, Pt.1), 377-383.

Monroe, K. (2012). Ethics in an age of terror and genocide: Identity and moral choice. NJ: Princeton
            University Press.

Singer, P. (2000). Writings on an ethical life. NY: HarperCollins. 

  

Teaching Strategies

Writing a Paper on Ethical Accountability

Additional Assignments to Increase Student Engagement

A Universal Declaration of Human Rights

 

Profiles in Ethics Discussion Questions

“A Good Soldier”

"Something to Consider"

"The Ethics of Species Discovery"

“It Never Goes Away”

“Take a Stand”

 

Web Resources

"A Year of Ethical Living Revisited"

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs

Ethics.Data.gov

Ethics and International Affairs

Human Rights Action Center

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

United Nations

United States Holocaust Museum

USC Dornsife: College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

Witness




Module 3: Resources

Ethical Decision-Making


 

The content for this project would not have been possible if not for our UTEP faculty and Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission consultants.  We also referred to secondary research for inspiration and to support content development. We have done our best to attribute all sources here, as well as point faculty to additional resources that may encourage further study. If there are any issues regarding attribution or copyright, please use “Contact Us” and we will resolve those concerns immediately.

 

Works Consulted  

Brown, S. (2009). Play: How it shapes the brain, opens the imagination and invigorates the soul.
            New York: Penguin/Avery.

Darwin, C. (1859). The origin of species. NY: Bantam Dell.

Ginsberg, K. (2007). The importance of play in promoting healthy child development and
            maintaining strong parent child bonds. Pediatrics, 119, 182-191.

Kapp, K. (2012). The gamification of learning and instruction: Game-based methods and
            strategies for training and education. San Francisco: Pfeifer.

Kolb A. & Kolb D. (2005). Learning styles and learning spaces: Enhancing experiential learning
            in higher education. Academy of Management Learning & Education, 4, 2, 193-212.

Josephson, Michael S. (2002). Making ethical decisions. Marina de Rey, CA: Josephson Institute of Ethics.

Rawls, J. (1971). A theory of justice. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Rousseau, J.-J., Masters, R. D., Kelly, C., Rousseau, J.-J., & Rousseau, J.-J. (1992). Discourse on the origins
            of inequality (second discourse) ; Polemics ; and, Political economy. Hanover, NH: Published for
            Dartmouth College by University Press of New England.

Salen, K., & Zimmerman, E. (2004). Rules of play: Game design fundamentals. Cambridge, MA:
            MIT Press, p. 80.

Turnbull, C. (1983). Mbuti pygmies: Change and adaptation. TX: Holt Rinehart & Winston.

 

Teaching Strategies

Be the Bird

Concept Formation

The Syllabus as an Ethical Contract

Challenging Media Stereotypes

 

Discussion Questions for Videos

“I Was Justified”

"You Don't Just Throw Them Away"

"Make an Impact"

"Honor First" 

“The Next Generation”

“Among the Best”

 

Web Resources

Gaming Can Make a Better World      

HERA: Humanities Education and Research Association      

How Syllabi Can Help Combat Sexual Assault           

The Game that Can Give You 10 Extra Years of Life    




Module 1: Resources

What is Ethics? 


 

The content for this project would not have been possible if not for our UTEP faculty and Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission consultants.  We also referred to secondary research for inspiration and to support content development. We have done our best to attribute all sources here, as well as point faculty to additional resources that may encourage further study. If there are any issues regarding attribution or copyright, please use “Contact Us ” and we will resolve those concerns immediately.

 

Works Consulted

Ametrano, I. M. (2014), Teaching Ethical Decision Making: Helping Students Reconcile Personal and 
          Professional Values. Journal of Counseling & Development , 92: 154–161.

Aristotle (1980), The Nicomachean ethics [Translated from the Ancient Greek with an introduction by D.
          Ross. Revised by J. L. Ackrill and J. O. Urmson], Oxford, England: Oxford University Press.

Bok, D. C. (1976). Can ethics be taught?” Change, pp. 26-30.

Gardner, H., M. Csikszentmihalyi, and W. Damon. (2001). Good work: When excellence and ethics meet.
          New York: Basic Books.

Garcia, J. G., Cartwright, B., Winston, S. M., & Borzuchowska, B. (2003). A transcultural model for ethical
          decision making in counseling. Journal of Counseling and Development, 18, 268-277.
          http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/j.1556-6678.2003.tb00253.x

James, C., Davis, K., Flores, A., Francis, J.M., Pettingill, L., Rundle, M. & Gardner, H. (2008). Young people,
            ethics, and the new digital media: A synthesis from the Good Play Project (GoodWork® Project
            Report Series, Number 54). Project Zero, Harvard School of Education.

Lesser, L. & Nordenhaug, E. (2004). Ethical statistics and statistical ethics: Making an Interdisciplinary
          module. Journal of Statistics Education, 12(3),
          http://www.amstat.org/publications/jse/v12n3/lesser.html

Lueke, A., & Gibson, B. (2014). Mindfulness meditation reduces implicit age and race bias: The Role of
          reduced automaticity of responding. Social Psychological and Personality Science, Online First.

Ozar, D. T. (2001). Ethics across the curriculum programs. Teaching Ethics, 2(1), 1-27.

 

Teaching Strategies

Using Infographics

Who Gets the Parachute?

Spark the Conversation: Case Studies

 

Discussion Questions for Videos

“Just Fries, Please”

“For the Good of the Show”

“A Good Father”

"The Power of Words"

 

Web Resources

"An Ethical and Sustainable Hamburger?"   

“Ethics Unwrapped”    

"Ethics of the World’s First Synthetic Burger"  

"Santa Clara University Markula Center for Applied Ethics"     

 


Module 2: Resources

Ethical Judgment


 

The content for this project would not have been possible if not for our UTEP faculty and Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission consultants.  We also referred to secondary research for inspiration and to support content development. We have done our best to attribute all sources here, as well as point faculty to additional resources that may encourage further study. If there are any issues regarding attribution or copyright, please use “Contact Us” and we will resolve those concerns immediately.

 

Works Consulted

Matchett N. J. (2008). Ethics across the curriculum. In Moore S. L. (Ed.), Practical approaches to ethics
            for colleges and universities (New Directions for Higher Education, No. 142, pp. 25-38).
            San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

Milgram, S. (1969). Obedience to authority: An experimental view. NY: Harper & Row.

 

Teaching Strategies 

Fostering Ethical Writing

“A Night Out”

Creating an Ethical Online Environment

 

Discussion Questions for Videos 

“Catch 22”

“I’m Not a Criminal"

"Coin of the Realm"

“They Took Her Away”

 

Web Resources

A Brief History of Shia LaBeouf Copying the Work of Others   

College Drinking Prevention     

Harvard Says 125 Students May Have Cheated on a Final Exam    

Interview: Shepard Fairey   

Plagiarism.org     

ReThinking Drinking: Alcohol and Your Health      

Rock Legend Gene Simmons’ son in Manga Plagiarism Storm   

Student’s Novel Faces Plagiarism Controversy     

The Plagiarist:  Why Stephen Ambrose is a Vampire       

The Jayson Blair Affair    

Alcoholics Anonymous    

ProjectKnow: Alcohol Overdose    

 

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