For this assignment, you will discuss how Christian principles can be applied to an operations management dilemma:
Select one of the ethical dilemmas below from the text:
Supply Chain Management (Chapter 11) (page 453)
Briefly summarize the issue. Note that only a small portion of your paper’s content should be devoted to summarizing the issue.
Respond to the following question(s) in the text:
How can this issue be addressed from a Christian worldview? In other words, what guidance from a Biblical perspective could be applied to understand and possibly resolve the dilemma? The following GCU websites may be helpful: Doctrinal Statement (http://www.gcu.edu/About-Us/Doctrinal-Statement.php) and Mission and Vision (http://www.gcu.edu/About-Us/Mission-and-Vision.php.)
In addition to addressing the questions, the student may also optionally frame the issue using ethical theories (Utilitarianism, Kantian ethics, Distributive Justice, Virtue ethics and Covenantal ethics). Note however that the questions provided must be addressed.
Use external citations. Your paper should have at least six external citations (in additional to any Biblical citations) to help frame the issue. No Wikipedia citations are allowed.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
Format: use Times New Roman (font size: 12) with 1-inch margins.
Supply Chain Management/Christian Worldview Studentâ€™s Name Institutional Affiliation Supply Chain Management Over the past few decades, ethics has gained momentum in businesses, especially in the supply chain management. Ethics in business is concerned with the rules of human behavior and considers whether it is right or wrong. It is divided into descriptive morality, applied ethics, and ethical theory. Ethics in the operations management is concerned with identifying ethical issues in the supply chain, how the department resolves the issues and whether they should be managed. Today many businesses are faced with the pressure of having to comply with ethical standards to ensure that they penetrate in the market without facing any problem. Corporate social responsibility is the main reason they are facing ethical challenges. Ethical issues that should be observed by businesses and the general public differ from one society to another due to ethnic and religious differences. Mostly the b