The purpose of this discussion is to help you understand the role of
corporations in the modern world while evaluating ethical aspects of
corporate market domination. Prepare and post a response to the
- Describe the difference between a corporation and a conglomerate.
- Consider the ethics of media conglomerates in the
United States. What are the ethical advantages and disadvantages of
allowing large conglomerates to control the mass media? What are
alternative ways the media might be organized that would be more ethical
or moral? Explain your reasoning using both concepts from the course
and academic resources.
Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length.
Support your claims with examples from the required resources and/or
other scholarly sources, and properly cite any references in APA style
as outlined in the Writing Center. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts by Day 7.