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Virtual Field Trip: Ethics on the Internet
-- Podcast on morality: May start a little slow for some on its discussion of the biology of morality and chimps, but keep listening to hear everything from preschoolers drawing blood to a penitentiary with unbelievable solitary confinement.
American Indian College Fund blog post on What make's a leader? Short, but thought-provoking. How many of these traits are really critical and how many would be just 'nice to have' in a leader?
The Josephson Institute of Ethics discusses ethical issues in a wide variety of areas. Our favorites are:
FOR SERIOUS STUDENTS OF ETHICS
Ethics for the future: the Aspen Institute wins our thumbs-up for most thought-provoking site.
Its Business and Society program is a must-read. They discuss the need to change from short-termism to long-term thinking and ask organizations to commit to creating value for the long term. What does that mean? Read through their site and find out. Don't miss the Aspen principles that can be downloaded from this page. Also recommended is Judith Samuelson's article in Directors and Boards magazine, also linked on this page.
The Ethics and Social Responsibility section of the free management library is a useful resource. A few pages here to be particularly recommended are:
Ethics Forum - sometimes gets a little far afield from ethics, but with 47, 250 posts and adding more by the day, it certainly is the largest site of its kind on the Internet.
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