Ethics in Advertising

Key Terms Pufferypuff·​ery | \ ˈpə-f(ə-)rē  \: exaggerated commendation especially for promotional purposes (dictionary.com) Qualitativequal·​i·​ta·​tive | \ ˈkwä-lə-ˌtā-tiv  \: of, relating to, or involving quality or kind (m-w.com) Quantitativequan·​ti·​ta·​tive | \ ˈkwän-tə-ˌtā-tiv  \: of, relating to, or expressible in terms of quantity: of, relating to, or involving the measurement of quantity or amount(m-w.com) Advertising is any content on any platform used to promote and/or sell a product or service. The above terms relate…

Censorship

The first amendment of the Constitution of United States of America states, Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress…

Mass Media and Ethics in Journalism

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. —The Constitution of the United States, Amendment I Ethics Also…

On The Role of Film as Course Material

In the years I have been teaching philosophy, religious studies, and communications, I have used a variety of resources in my courses. Textbooks are useful in many courses and students are expected to complete assigned readings in order to be prepared for class. The same expectation applies to other readings such as primary source readings…