Individual Rights vs General Welfare
Week Three Discussions
DISCUSSION QUESTION CHOICE:
Individual Rights vs General Welfare. Under what circumstances do you believe the rights of the individual should be prioritized over the general welfare of society?
Under what circumstances should the general welfare of society be prioritized over the rights of the individual? Explain your position with reference to both Utilitarianism and Rights Theory, as well as your own experiences and ethical judgments. Make sure to address possible objections to your reasoning.
**Answer the Discussions question and provide 3 references.**