Thread: The Reading & Study materials this module/week discuss the complex issue of poverty, and the moral imperative of promise-keeping is mentioned several times. After reviewing the Reading & Study materials, compose an objective, carefully-constructed argument, using citations as appropriate, to support your opinions on the following questions. 1.Why is promise-keeping morally important? 2.Is it ever morally permissible to break a promise? 3.If you answer “yes” to #2, then what are the conditions that render promise-breaking morally acceptable? 4. If you answer “no” to #2, then explain why you believe it is never permissible. How would you handle difficult scenarios wherein someone has made a promise the keeping of which would have significant undesirable consequences? 5.Is it ever morally obligatory to break a promise? 6.If you answer “yes” to #5, what are the conditions that render promise-breaking morally obligatory?
This is a university-level writing assignment. Therefore it must be carefully proofread, free of grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors. Do not use slang, emoticons, or abbreviations (as if you are texting or sending an email to a friend).
Your thread must be 500–600 words. You will be penalized for falling short or exceeding the word count. Be sure to carefully define your terms. Any quotes or information used from sources other than yourself must be cited using footnotes in current Turabian format and will not count towards the total word count.
Submit your thread by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Monday of Module/Week 3.