Education, Leadership and Business Ethics: Essays on the Work of Clarence Walton / Edition 1

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Overview

Education, Leadership and Business Ethics: Essays on the Work of Clarence Walton, includes a history and anecdotes of Clarence Walton's professional and personal life; a discussion of the controversial introduction of ethics into the field of management studies; contributions on a variety of subjects connected to leadership and business ethics from experts in the field; and critical essays reviewing Clarence's most recent work in social criticism.. "Intended target groups are students, former academic peers, and friends of Clarence Walton, as well as anyone interested in the history of business ethics or connected to Columbia University, The Catholic University of America, or The American College.
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Combines writings by Clarence Walton with essays from a May 1997 symposium held at The American College in Bryn Mawr, PA and dedicated to Walton. Focuses on Walton's contributions to the field of business ethics--particularly his belief that a manager should possess four virtues: temperance, fortitude, prudence, and justice. Topics include teaching and public service, business ethics and corporate responsibility, Walton as a case study of a moral manager, and an examination of Walton's appraisal of American culture. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780792352792
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 10/31/1998
  • Series: Issues in Business Ethics Series , #11
  • Edition description: 1998
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 323
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.88 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Pt. 1 Teaching and Public Service
Nonpublic Education and the Public Good: Basic Beliefs 1
Walton and Responsible Citizenship 3
On Teaching: A Letter 15
Clarence Walton - Master Teacher 17
Teaching History in Business Education 31
Clarence C. Walton on Management Education: Perspectives and Contributions 37
Pt. 2 Business Ethics in Graduate Management Education
The Conceptual Foundations of Business 53
Conceptual Foundations of Business: A Book That Made a Difference 61
To Break the Pentameter - Ethics Courses Implications for Business Education 75
Recollections on Implementing the Ideas of Conceptual Foundations 91
Pt. 3 Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility
Business Ethics: Widening the Lens 113
Finding a Place for the Ethical in the Cultural and Economic Milieu of Business 123
Corporate Social Responsibilities: The Debate Revisited 135
Corporate Social Responsibilities: Yesterday and Tomorrow 151
Pt. 4 Leadership and The Moral Manager: Walton as a Case Study
Leadership: By What Authority? 177
Managing in Crises: "Legitimacy" in Business and Academic Corporations 183
The Moral Manager and Decision Making 205
Clarence Walton as Academic CEO: A Fine Mind on a Fine Line 211
Pt. 5 New Vistas in Business Ethics: Financial Services Industries and Multinationals
Multinational Corporations 227
International Codes of Conduct for Multinational Corporations 249
A Tale of Two Cities: Finance and Morals 273
Current Issues in Ethics Insurance 277
Pt. 6 Cultural Foundations: Walton's Appraisal of American Culture
Walton's Appraisal of American Culture: Introductory Remarks 289
Summary of Archons and Acolytes: An Academic Power Elite's Assault on Basic Values and Institutions 291
Aggressive Elites: A Passive Assault on Clarence Walton's Modernism 293
Walton's Secular City, a Tour 303
On Looking Back and Looking Forward: Walton's Response 313
Contributors 319
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