Moral Issues in Business

Author: William H. Shaw
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305545069
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Philosophy

MORAL ISSUES IN BUSINESS, 13E examines the moral dilemmas that are common to today's business climate and gives readers the analytical tools to resolve those issues. Using a combination of true stories, interesting reading selections, and a conversational writing style, this edition prepares readers for the moral quandaries awaiting them in the professional world. Featured topics include: the nature of morality, individual integrity and responsibility, economic justice, pitfalls of capitalism, and corporations' responsibilities to consumers and the environment. Plus, this edition also discusses situation-specific concepts such as downsizing, whistle blowing, sexual harassment, job discrimination, animal abuse, and drug testing. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Moral Issues in Business

Author: William H. Shaw
Publisher: Nelson Education
ISBN: 9781305545069
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Philosophy

MORAL ISSUES IN BUSINESS, 13E examines the moral dilemmas that are common to today’s business climate and gives readers the analytical tools to resolve those issues. Using a combination of true stories, interesting reading selections, and a conversational writing style, this edition prepares readers for the moral quandaries awaiting them in the professional world. Featured topics include: the nature of morality, individual integrity and responsibility, economic justice, pitfalls of capitalism, and corporations’ responsibilities to consumers and the environment. Plus, this edition also discusses situation-specific concepts such as downsizing, whistle blowing, sexual harassment, job discrimination, animal abuse, and drug testing. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Ethical Issues in Business

Author: Thomas Donaldson
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: PSU:000061022058
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Business & Economics

This widely used business ethics book begins by introducing students/readers to moral reasoning. A collection of readings and cases from both philosophical literature and business articles apply ethical theory to real-life business situations. Well-known scandals involving companies like Enron, WorldCom, Tyco, Merrill Lynch, and Parmalat have increased public awareness of business ethics, underscored its importance, and ushered in a new era of increased corporate regulation and governance. Now, more than ever, a student planning on entering the business world, and anyone working for a corporation, investing in stock, or even interacting with businesses will benefit from a basic understanding of business ethics.

Ethical Issues in Business

Author: Peg Tittle
Publisher: Broadview Press
ISBN: 1551112574
Release Date: 2000-04-13
Genre: Philosophy

The core of this text comprises chapters on all the key issues of business in Canada today. Each chapter includes a hypothetical case study and an introduction highlighting key ethical points; two academic essays; and a real-life case study. Questions for discussion accompany the essays and case studies. The author has also included a general introduction to ethical issues and an overview of ethical theory; a section on institutionalizing ethics (discussing ethics officers/programs/codes etc.); and appendices providing excerpts from important classic contributions to ethical theory and from relevant Canadian law.

Moral Issues in Business

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781619060531
Release Date: 2016-10-16
Genre: Education

Facts101 is your complete guide to Moral Issues in Business. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Contemporary Issues in Business Ethics

Author: Joseph R. DesJardins
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305177420
Release Date: 2014-04-08
Genre: Philosophy

CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN BUSINESS ETHICS, 6E introduces readers to business ethics by focusing on the influence of market mechanisms and social values on workplace norms. And because business is increasingly a global enterprise, this edition emphasizes the role of ethics both at home and abroad. CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN BUSINESS ETHICS, 6E also takes time to look at ethics from the unique perspectives of either employee or employer. Along the way, readers also learn about such topics as ethical relativism, ethics and the law, virtue ethics, and ethical decision-making. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Ethical Issues in Business Second Edition

Author: Peg Tittle
Publisher: Broadview Press
ISBN: 9781554812400
Release Date: 2016-12-15
Genre: Philosophy

Peg Tittle’s ambitious business ethics text brings together readings, cases, and the author’s own informed opinions. The second edition includes over a dozen new readings and case studies, as well as a new chapter on issues in Information and Communication Technology. Includes - Canonical and topical readings on issues ranging from whistleblowing and advertising to international business, the nature of capitalism, and the environment - Engaging overviews from the author encourage careful reflection and critical examination of conventional assumptions - What to Do? scenarios and Case Studies illustrate the practical relevance of each topic - Comprehensive introductions to ethical theory and the ethics of business - Questions following each selection test understanding and promote active reading - A primer on ethical institutions examines the role of ethics consultants, codes of ethics, and more

Contemporary Issues in Business Ethics

Author: Mary W. Vilcox
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 1600217737
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Business & Economics

Business ethics is a form of the art of applied ethics that examines ethical rules and principles within a commercial context, the various moral or ethical problems that can arise in a business setting, and any special duties or obligations that apply to persons who are engaged in commerce.

Current Issues in Business Ethics

Author: Peter W. F. Davies
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415124506
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Business & Economics

In this collection of essays, current issues in business ethics are explored and discussed by leading authorities in the field. The first part analyses the deeper questions that underlie business activities, arguing that when sustainability is accepted as the legitimate objective of business, stakeholder issues are more easily resolved. This means that the neglected question of ownership must be addressed. The second part focuses on power and dependancy issues between individuals and businesses, asking such questions as should businesses support their employees as an alternative to family and church. In the final part the impact of most recent trends in business is discussed: the activities of multinational companies, the changing gender balance, privatisation and the loss of power of trade unions.

Ethical Issues in E Business Models and Frameworks

Author: Palmer, Daniel E.
Publisher: IGI Global
ISBN: 9781615206162
Release Date: 2010-05-31
Genre: Technology & Engineering

"This book provides a comprehensive overview of the most important ethical issues associated with the expanding world of e-business, and offers relevant theoretical frameworks to ethical issues in all significant areas of e-business"--Provided by publisher.

Basic Moral Philosophy

Author: Robert L. Holmes
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305890268
Release Date: 2014-10-08
Genre: Education

Who ever heard of an easy-to-understand philosophy book? Now there is one. BASIC MORAL PHILOSOPHY presents clear information on the major ethical and philosophical theories that you can actually comprehend. Whether it's bioethics or broad moral philosophy, BASIC MORAL PHILOSOPHY is the ethics textbook that gives you an introduction to the tough questions and helps you get a great grade in class also. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Business Ethics in Action

Author: Domènec Melé
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 9781137074683
Release Date: 2009-06-25
Genre: Business & Economics

It is argued that, without neglecting efficiency or profits, human well-being should be the first priority of every business. Business Ethics in Action defends the need to orient business to people. Drawing on the author's extensive experience in teaching business ethics at one of Europe's leading business schools, this textbook overcomes common approaches in which business ethics is presented exclusively as a tool for solving ethical dilemmas by applying principled theories. Business Ethics focuses on both principles and virtues, although emphasizing virtues as the key for human flourishing. Through illustrative case studies and interesting pedagogy, this book will be accessible and practical, aiding students in applying the foundations and principles of business ethics to real world situations.

The Oxford Handbook of Business Ethics

Author: George G. Brenkert
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199916221
Release Date: 2012-04-19
Genre: Business & Economics

The Oxford Handbook of Business Ethics is a comprehensive treatment of the field of business ethics as seen from a philosophical approach. The volume consists of 24 essays that survey the field of business ethics in a broad and accessible manner, covering all major topics about the relationship between ethical theory and business ethics.