My Values, Morals and Ethics Essay

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What is Ethics? In Webster dictionary website define ethic is an area of study that deals with ideas about what is good and bad behavior: a branch of philosophy dealing with what is morally right or wrong. We have ethical training in the military to create a universal standard of behavior because morals are so variable and linked to religious belief. They cannot tell people what religious behaviors to have but they can create a universal ethical guidance. Many people might think of ethic is common sense and may not take it seriously. Sometimes we need the reinforcement like the ethic training to illustrate what is right and wrong look like, and hope people will do the right thing intuitively. I believe everyone has their own ethical …show more content…
After few weeks of observations from our daily physical trainings and daily work, I noticed that few of my female’s soldiers did have some physical challenge. However, I was not convinced we should exempt all females from those tasks because the perception might get that sergeant in trouble. I suggested him that he should still include the females and train them harder during our normal physical training sessions. Therefore, this will prevent the false perspective from others as favoritism and might eliminate another 15-6 investigation. At that time, my platoon sergeant must be work oriented and thought he was ethically right because he was taking care of the female soldiers and still get the job done on time. However, morally in the long term he was actually setting our female soldiers for failure because they were not pushing to their fullest limit. If those female soldiers were in a combat situation, that extra strength might able to get them out of the danger or might even save someone’s life.
I understand taking care of others well-being is important, and I do not mean to push our soldiers out of their limit is always the right thing to do. Although, we do want to show others that you are sincere and gracious to others. This brings up my next point of having compassion towards others. Human should have empathy towards others in order to create a healthy working environment. We need to understand everyone comes from different…

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