However, token economy has issues, such as that you could argue that you are taking away patient’s basic rights to use as rewards. Another criticism which shows why token economy may not be and appropriate and effective therapy is that it has low ecological validity; it may not transfer into the real world. Once patients are away from institutions, they often discarded desirable behavior as there are no longer any rewards to reinforce it. Another disadvantage is the ethical issues surrounding the use of behavioral therapy. It could be argued it doesn't really help the patient; it just makes their behavior more acceptable to others.
This seems to be a disregard for human life. From a human rights perspective, Ford disregarded the injured individual's rights and therefore, in making the decision not to make adjustments to the fuel system, acted unethically. The suggested improvement outweighs their benefits; they do not want to bear the cost. Ford could bargain with manufacturer for a lower cost of alteration of the tank, then maybe they can change their mind and pinto wouldn’t burn so many people
Also, in order for information to be good it should be accurate, timely, relevant , sufficient and worth its cost. b. If you have more information, do you weigh more? Why or Why not? Weight is not relevant in this case because information is an intagible thing that cannot be weighted nor quantified.
As a result of this, these explanations are not at all reliable due to the fact that knowledge is not obtained from a dependable source and that the knowledge itself and evidence behind it is lacking in detail. Through these two approaches,
This is not only unfair to those who drink sodas and sweet beverages, on regular basis, but it’s also unfair to the young adolescents who need to learn about the value of living a healthy lifestyle. And, certainly taxing all the factors that causes obesity is not
As this may be true, over eating has led to an even worse problem: obesity. The irony is that obesity has also been known to cause eating disorders and low self-esteem. Creating the very problem that therapist are trying to avoid. There are no studies or evidence that supports that teaching your children not to over eat brands them for a life of low self-esteem and eating disorders. The author goes on to say opposite.
Public health officials requested that the government ban trans-fat and reduce sodium levels, but the government made no attempt at changing or stopping the release of fatty foods. At one point the government had ideas of how to control sodium which would save on health care costs and lengthen lives but decided against it due to financial consequences. The government’s inactivity gave way to the increasing level of health issues and obesity in Canadians. Some Canadians realize that they are unhealthy, but don’t realize the food they eat is the cause. Because of the absence of labels most Canadian’s don’t even know the nutritional value of the food they eat.
Under this situation, if the other members just conform blindly for the fear of being left alone by others, the out-of-date food sold in the market might hurt the health of the consumers and negatively harm the company’s long term benefit in the end. On the other hand, there is also another reason why we should avoid conformity that is because to conform blindly to the former conclusion might limit the process of innovation. Think about all the great inventions in human history, none of them is result of conformity but instead they are the result inventor’s innovation and the result of breaking the stereotype. Only by getting rid of conformity can we increase the speed of a society’s
Through this campaign, Coca Cola is saying two things: they are fighting against obesity meaning they are socially implicated which is valued by consumers and so create a good image for them; then, Coca Cola is not responsible of obesity because they sell no calorie beverages and so in fact the consumers are the ones responsible of choosing such beverages. Moreover, they want to avoid possible losses. By clearing its responsibilities and having a good image, fewer lobbies would be willing to tax their beverages or to force population to drink less sweetened beverages. Finally, it’s a way of attracting new consumers, the ones who want to loose weights. 4.