Contemporary Issues in Business Ethics / Edition 6

Contemporary Issues in Business Ethics / Edition 6

by Joseph R. DesJardins, John J. McCall
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1285197402

ISBN-13: 9781285197401

Pub. Date: 04/11/2014

Publisher: Cengage Learning

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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781285197401
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/11/2014
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: BUSINESS AND ETHICS. 1. Business, Ethics and the Free Market. 2. Philosophical Ethics: Utilitarianism and the Free Market. 3. Philosophical Ethics: Rights and the Free Market. PART II: PURPOSE, GOVERNANCE AND LEADERSHIP. 4. The Purpose of the Corporation. 5. Governance and Leadership. PART II: Employee Rights and Responsibilities. 6. Job Security and Participation. 7. Privacy, Safety and Equality. 8. Employee Responsibilities. PART IV: CONSUMERS. 9. Product Safety and Liability. 10. Advertising and Marketing. PART V: GLOBAL ISSUES. 11. Business and the Natural Environment. 12. Ethics and Multinationals.

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