What would you present (if only given 2-3 minutes to speak or 250-300 words to write) as the primary issues concerning the ethical dilemma of illegal immigration, specifically whether the United States government should allow undocumented immigrants (persons in the country illegally) to become U.S. citizens? Review the “Opposing Viewpoints” and “Issues & Controversies” databases located under the course materials folder, as well as the website Procon.org and other scholarly resources for topic help. Cite information from these sources in your response.
Read Chapter 13 in Beyond Bumper Sticker Ethics
1. How has Philosophical Applied Ethics Progressed in the Past Fifty Years?
Read “How has Philosophical Applied Ethics Progressed in the Past Fifty Years?” by Steinbock from Metaphilosophy (2013).
2. Virtue Theory and Applied Ethics
Read “Virtue Theory and Applied Ethics” by Van Zyl from South African Journal of Philosophy (2002).
3. What Are Applied Ethics?
Read “What Are Applied Ethics?” by Allhoff from Science & Engineering Ethics (2011).