TEDTalk on Inequality and Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance, Social Contracts and Ethics assignment help

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Review the TEDTalk on Inequality and Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance. Imagine the ideal organization for which you would like to work (this can be a health care organization, if desired). If you were to use Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance, what rules would you put in place at this organization? Pick two and describe the social contract that would need to be in place, addressing parties involved, how each shows they are part of the social contract, and what actions the parties must take to show they are upholding the contract. Also address any consequences for not upholding the social contract. Fill in the appropriate boxes on the worksheet with 2-3 sentences each. A separate reference page is required.

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Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance and the Social Contract Name: _____Amanda Duncan_____________________ ETH200 Date: _________5/13/16________ Social contracts set aside self-centered interest in favor of rules that benefit everyone. All agree to do the same. (Rachels & Rachels, 2015, p.85). Review the TED Talk on Inequality and Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance. Imagine you have the opportunity to change any social contract in our present society. If you were behind Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance, what new social contracts would you modify? Fill out the chart with your answers. Address each piece in the appropriate box. Example Describe the social contract Name all parties to the social contract All children would have free immunization service from their communities. From behind Rawls’ Veil, all children of all socio-economic statuses would be protected from disease. This rule would promote equality. Children and parents--community Describe what each party contributes/sacrifices to show it is committed to the social contract Parents submit to immunizations as required by community; community as a whole pays for immunizations Describe benefits for each party in the social contract Child receives immunization services for free; community receives citizens who will not carry diseases for the most part. How contract is based on Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance Social Contract 1 Social Contract 2 Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance and the Social Contract Name any consequences for not upholding the social contract ETH200 Individuals not immunized may contract and pass on disease within the community, weakening the population. Choose one of your social contracts and in a brief paragraph, describe why it would work, using at least one piece of cited support from the week’s material. Reference your source(s) on an additional page, APA style. Social Contract Worksheet Grading Rubric 30 Possible Points Required elements Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance Potential earned points 0-5 points Required element parts  Demonstrates thorough understanding of Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance Social Contract Theory 0-5 points  Content 0-10 points Mechanics 0-5 points        Research 0-5 points    Points may be deducted for lateness. Demonstrates through understanding of social contract theory Addresses elements of chart thoroughly Two organizational rules described clearly Uses correct grammar, spelling Uses short, clear phrases/sentences Uses formal language (no slang or jargon) Appropriate for reader Defines any abbreviations on first use Uses two pieces of support from the weekly material Sources cited APA style Reference page for sources is correctly formatted APA style ...
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Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance and the Social Contract
Name: _____Amanda Duncan_____________________

ETH200
Date: _________5/13/16________

Social contracts set aside self-centered interest in favor of rules that benefit everyone. All agree to do the same.
(Rachels & Rachels, 2015, p.85). Review the TED Talk on Inequality and Rawls’ Veil of Ignorance. Imagine you
have the opportunity to change any social contract in our present society. If you were behind Rawls’ Veil of
Ignorance, what new social contracts would you modify? Fill out the chart with your answers. Address each
piece in the appropriate box.
Example

Social Contract 1

Social Contract 2

Describe the social
contract

All children would
have free
immunization
service from their
communities.

All employees should have
considerate wages and
salaries and in the sa...

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