Free Essays on Citizens Duties And Obligations

  1. Right, Duty and Obligation/Responsibility: a Search for Ethical

    1 RIGHT, DUTY AND OBLIGATION/RESPONSIBILITY: A SEARCH FOR ETHICAL FUNDAMENTALS By Dr. Ani Casimir K.C 2 1) Introduction: Immanuel Kant gave philosophy four fundamental questions with which it is to concern itself and they are: (1) What can I know? ; (2) What is man?; (3) What can...

  2. American Citizens Duties to the Government: According to the Constitution

    American Citizens Duties To The Government: According To The Constitution Christopher J Morin College Of Central Florida Abstract What is our duties and obligations to our country. What is the importance of these duties to our nation, government, and the other citizens of the united states...

  3. Is There a Moral Obligation to Obey the Law?

    fact, with the exception of a special class of laws, it is no reason at all. This is the core of discussion whether there is a general moral obligation to obey the law. This discussion started in the 1970's in the United States. The background to it was the civil rights movement in the United States...

  4. Consent Theory of Political Obligation

    All relationships, either personal or political, entail in some way obedience and obligation. The relationship between the individual and the state for this papers purpose will be our focus. The individual is bound to obey the laws that are enforced upon them by the state for many reasons. The laws are...

  5. On Duty of Civil Disobedience

    throughout the document "On Duty of Civil Disobedience" by maintaining a very serious tone. Thoreau states his opinions regarding how the United States government should be run. He also points out how unjust occurrences and regulations stifle the minds of the US citizens. Thoreau's utopian government...

  6. Duties and Citizenship

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF A U.S CITIZEN DUTIES OF A U.S CITIZEN * Obey Laws * Pay Taxes * Serve in military if called * Serve on a jury as a witness in court You have the responsibility to support yourself and your personal immediate and extended family. Being self-sustaining...

  7. Moral Obligations about Charity views of Peter Singer and John Arthur

    Moral Obligations about Charity views of Peter Singer and John Arthur By Amy Gallaher The fact that we can afford to provide for ourselves even beyond our basic needs bring an important question.  Is it then our duty to provide financial assistance to those who do not have enough to provide for...

  8. "Moral Obligation to Obey the Law"

    As an American citizen you have to agree to a social contract. This social contract is expressed through laws, rules and regulation. If you do not agree with them you have the right to leave. If you violate the social contract you can and will be punished. The laws we respect everyday such as, obeying...

  9. Right and Duties of Citizens

    of a country are called her citizens. The constitution of India has defined the qualifications to be an Indian citizen. Generally those who are born in India, who are born of the Indian parents and who are the long time residents of India are accepted as the Indian citizens. Besides, there are some special...

  10. The Duty of Bystanders to Rescue

    bystanders a general duty to aid the proverbial ‘baby drowning in a puddle of water,' though there have been several exceptions to the general rule which the courts have distinguished, usually where some sort of prior relationship exists between the parties. Protagonists of a ‘duty to rescue' tend to...

  11. The Socratic Citizen

    Assignment I: Is Socrates a good citizen? Discuss with reference to the Apology and the Crito. The Socratic Citizen Plato’s Socrates is a character plagued and prized with contradictions. He professed to care for nothing so much as virtue and human excellence but was incriminated by the greatest and...

  12. Army values

    maker. When we establish loyalty to our soldiers, the unit, our superiors, our family, and the Army we must be sure the "correct ordering" of our obligations are being accomplished and not the easiest. There is no clear rule as to which comes first. Sometimes it will be the service, sometimes the family...

  13. Discuss About the Duty of Paying Taxes

    taxes is enough to contribute to the society. Others argue that being citizens involves more responsibilities. Discuss both sides and give your opinion. ANSWER Paying taxes has become a compulsory obligation of each citizen for a long time but in recent years, there have some heated debates with...

  14. One of Mohawk High Schools Best Citizens

    Mohawk High School is home to many fine citizens. Many are overlooked or not recognized. That is one of the reasons I believe this award is great. This is an excellent way to recognize the best citizens and commend them. It is all too often that people only realize the bad things that are going...

  15. Place of duty

    some of the Army Values to give an understanding on how being and not being at the appointed place of duty can effect yourself, fellow soldiers, chain of command, the mission and tasks at hand. Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, and Integrity will be the army values I have chosen to use for this essay...

  16. The Individual's Will Within Society. Does a citizen have an obligation to obey the will of the State if it goes against the individual's will?

    Does a citizen have an obligation to obey the will of the State if it goes against the individual's will? The only obligation anyone has is to do what they think is right. When laws are broken, consequences are inevitable. Obeying the law is every citizen's duty, but if a law is seen as unjust then a...

  17. Obligations

    Filipino people and other countries which most of their businesses and economy depends on the support of the US government. But my plea to my fellow citizens is that we should refrain from distancing ourselves from reality. I believe that our country can surpass this crisis if we become independent from...

  18. Is There a Moral Obligation to Obey the Law

    Traditionally, natural law theorists and positivists opposed on the question to determine whether one has a moral obligation to obey the law. Following positivists’ arguments, I would argue that we might have to obey the law for practical reasons or even moral reasons but that it is never grounded on...

  19. Fundamental Duties – Relevance and Applicability

    CONSTITUTION LAW II PROJECT (REPEAT) Fundamental Duties – Relevance and Applicability Submitted By: Ajay Singh Rathore ID - 210039 The constitution of India, in its Part IV-A provides Fundamental Duties. The Fundamental Duties were inserted in Article 51A of our Constitution in...

  20. Obligation to Obey the Law

    “There is no obligation to obey the law even in a good society where the legal system is just.” Table of Contents 3. Introduction 3. Social Contract Theory 5. Political Obligations 6. Positivist and Natural Law Theory 8. Civil Disobedience 9. Conclusion The way in which we...

  21. Democracy

    Democracy is that form of government in which the ruling power of a state is legally vested not in any particular class or classes, but the entire citizens. The ideal of democracy is that of equality, freedom and welfare for all. Ancient democracy was based on the direct participation of the masses in...

  22. Jury Duty Information

    your cellphone to jury duty with you? B. Yes you may bring your cell phone with you to jury duty. However, if your phone has a camera on it, you must bring your jury duty summons and photo ID upon entering the judicial center. 3. What is the dress code for jury duty? C. Business or...

  23. Health Law H1N1

    the impact H1N1 has on health law and ethics specifically in relation to how physicians and health-care workers have the same human rights as all citizens: they have a right to be protected against infectious disease. In 2009 there was a flu pandemic and global outbreak of a new strain of the Influenza...

  24. Principle of Fairness in Political Obligations

    Political Science-II Political Obligations and Issues of Fair Play: A Critical Analysis Submitted By: Abhishek Choudhary (2034) Table of Contents Introduction Modern theories in the pursuit of explaining the provenance of political obligations tend to display a warranted...

  25. A Good Citizen

    A GOOD CITIZEN All of us are global citizens of this world. (anonymous) To be a good citizen, is very important. There are citizens but everybody cannot be a good citizen. A good citizen needs to imbibe many qualities. That he has some duties and responsibilities to bear is true, but at the same...

  26. social obligation

    men in his stories, even if they volunteered to fight, joined the army because of the unspoken pressure to fulfill their obligations as citizens and soldiers. These social obligations range from that of wider society (government, city/town) and narrows to the nuclear (family, friends, personal reflection)...

  27. W.D. Ross’ Prima Facie Duties

     W.D. Ross’ Prima Facie Duty Vs. Jonathan Peter Dancy’s Particularism Asante Mizan 116799840 Friday, April 12th, 2014 PP207 Asante Mizan 116799840 Friday, April 12th, 2014 PP207 Final Paper: W.D. Ross’ Prima Facie Duty vs. Jonathan Peter Dancy’s Particularism ...

  28. Duties of Good Citizen

    Essay on Duties of a Good Citizen A citizen is a member of the community or a state enjoying certain privileges and performing certain duties He looks after security and the well being of the community and the community looks after his safety and security. He works for the welfare of the community...

  29. Law's Authority Comes from Its Ability to Create a Moral Obligation to Follow It

    Law’s Authority comes from its ability to create a moral obligation to follow it. The question of whether or not Law’s authority results from the fact that it has a moral obligation is one which has been heavily debated for centuries. It seems that the biggest proportion of this debate has been...

  30. Rights of Senior Citizens

    Rights Of Senior Citizen : Need Of The Hour By despising all that has preceded us, We teach others to despise our self Ageing is a natural process, which inevitably occurs in human life cycle. It brings with a host of challenges in the life of the elderly, which are mostly engineered by the changes...