American Business Values / Edition 3

American Business Values / Edition 3

by Gerald F. Cavanagh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130255297

ISBN-13: 9780130255297

Pub. Date: 10/28/1989

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

In this 6th edition of American Business Values, the author examines the ethics and values of American business. Gerald F. Cavanagh helps the reader to: know one's personal goals, values and character, and how one can affect their development; improve one's ability to make ethical judgments and to act ethically in and outside the firm; understand the strengths and…  See more details below

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In this 6th edition of American Business Values, the author examines the ethics and values of American business. Gerald F. Cavanagh helps the reader to: know one's personal goals, values and character, and how one can affect their development; improve one's ability to make ethical judgments and to act ethically in and outside the firm; understand the strengths and limitations of the free market, capitalist system; recognize how American values influence people around the world and how American values are affected by other peoples; and grasp how one's character and integrity affect self, firm, family and society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130255297
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
10/28/1989
Series:
The Prentice-Hall Series in Economic Institutions and Social Systems
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
256

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Free Markets Need Ethical Norms 1

Ch. 2 Moral Maturity 40

Ch. 3 Ethics in Business 81

Ch. 4 History of Business Values 120

Ch. 5 Factories, Immigrants, and Wealth 154

Ch. 6 Critics of Capitalism 183

Ch. 7 Personal Values and the Firm 216

Ch. 8 Leaders, Trust, and Watchdogs 257

Ch. 9 Globalization's Impact on American Values 297

Ch. 10 Future Business Values and Sustainability 331

Index 360

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