Rtistic Freedom, Commercial Demands, and Ethical Responsibility

Option 1: Artistic Freedom, Commercial Demands, and Ethical Responsibility

Resources: Case Study 75: a?The Voice of Americaa? in Media Ethics; Ch. 17 of Media Ethics; and a?Popular Culture: Rage, Rights, and Responsibilitya? video located on the student website.

Write a 1,050to 1,750-word paper that addresses the following:

a? Explain what arguments entertainers and their supporters use to justify the use of questionable content.
a? Evaluate the moral, artistic, and commercial underpinnings of those arguments.
a? Explain what types of content should be censored.

o List the criteria that would, from your ethical perspective, be appropriate for limiting access to content.
o Explain why these criteria are ethically appropriate.

a? Explain who should be responsible for censoring content and why.

Cite at least nine references.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.