What is first responsibility with others?
To attend to the ones we are with.
What do we pay attention to?
Dr. Forni. What should you acknowledge?
Basic form of acknowledgement?
Person's privacy: what areas at home or work are these?
Home: Bedroom, bathroom
Work: Office, cubicle, computer, e-mail, desk
What prevents us from being good listeners?
We focus on ourselves
Why should we be inclusive?
To be accepted by others
How to communicate kindness?
Smile and body language
Respond to compliment?
Two Universal values.
Respect and Responsibility
How do you show disrespect to others
Telling them your opinion
Pervasive and frustrating sources of everyday?
Basic rule of considerate behavior.
What should you do before you ask someone a person question?
Ask if it's your business?
Could it hurt someone?
Is it negative?
What areas are generally considered taboo?
Religions, Politics, Money, Personal relationships, Health, Physical appearance
What are the tests for Right and Wrong?
Front page test
Choice between two alternatives, neither of which would be wholly satisfactory
A choice between two rights
Four main ethical dilemmas?
Truth vs. Loyalty
Justice vs. Mercy
Long-term vs. Short term
Individual vs. Community
3 main resolution principles
English judge who gave us functional definition
Lord Moulton's definition of ethics
"Obedience to the enforceable"
To avoid extremes
Maintain healthy balance
Tool to give people insight into their interpersonal communication and relationships.
Concept of intelligence was dominated by standardized tests