Topic – Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions;
7) “Shelving hard decisions is the least ethical course.” – Sir George Adrian Cadbury. Comment in the context of civil services in India. (250 words)
Comment- here we have to express our knowledge and understanding of the issue and form an overall opinion thereupon.
Key demand of the question.
The question wants us to express our knowledge and understanding of ethical decision-making and bring out why shelving hard decisions is the least ethical course.
Structure of the answer
Introduction– write a few introductory lines about the civil services in India. E.g bring out the huge amount of stress and pressure faced by a public servant and mention the need to make decisions on a daily basis.
Discuss in points how decision making should be done and why shelving had decisions is the least ethical course. E.g
Conclusion– based on your discussion, form a fair and a balanced conclusion on the given issue.