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how difficult it would be to develop an acceptable and adequate
code. Many precise definitions would have to be set out in such
a code where it is clear what is meant by effective teaching and
other significant terms.
In an article on teaching business ethics in management
education (David et. al., 1990), the debate about where business
ethics should be taught was discussed. In that debate, a clear
distinction was made between personal ethics and professional
ethics, the latter being the more common reference in ethics
The Dean of the Kellogg School of Management at
Northwestern University argued that ethics is learned at home.
Kenneth Andrews (1989) agreed and stated that most ethics are
learned through actual life experiences. David et. al. (1990)
concludes after their study that, in this case, business ethics
instruction should be an integral part of management education.
O'Brien (1991) states in his study that teaching ethics is
not the answer to the ethics crisis. He concluded that
liberalism in education is the only effective pathway to
education on ethics. He further stated that choices that have a
lasting impact on people come as much from the heart as from the
head-the conscience as well as the conscious. The liberalists'
arguments boils down to whether we want to simply train students
in our classrooms or to educate them. To educate them requires
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Scales, Renay Ford. Ethics of Teaching: Beliefs and Behaviors of Community College Faculty, dissertation, August 2002; Denton, Texas. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc3212/m1/43/: accessed May 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; .