7) Discuss the  ethical frameworks through which the act of suicide could be debated.(250 words) 

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TOPICEthics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics in private and public relationships.

Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions

7) Discuss the  ethical frameworks through which the act of suicide could be debated.(250 words) 

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Why this question

The question is related to GS 4 syllabus under the following heading-

Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics in private and public relationships.

Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions

Key demand of the question.

The question wants us to mention and describe different ethical frameworks ,which debate the ethical aspects of the act of suicide. We have to discuss the individual frameworks and their main philosophy/ questions/ pursuits etc.

Directive word

Discuss- This is an all-encompassing directive which means that we have to write in detail about the key demand of the question.

Structure of the answer

Introduction– Give a simple ( preferably legal) definition of the act of suicide.

Body

Discuss in points, different ethical frameworks through which the issue of the act of suicide can be debated.

Mention and discuss the theologian, libertarian, consequentialist, Kantian frameworks and what are their key philosophies. What question they ask and what answers they seek.

Conclusion– Form a fair and balanced  personal opinion the overall issue of suicide, based on your understanding, convictions and more importantly the above-held discussion.