ISBN-10:
0195182782
ISBN-13:
2900195182780
Pub. Date:
11/12/2009
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Just a Job?: Communication, Ethics, and Professional Life

Just a Job?: Communication, Ethics, and Professional Life

by George Cheney

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ISBN-13: 2900195182780
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 11/12/2009
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

George Cheney is Professor of Communication and Director of the Tanner Human Rights Center and Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Utah. He is Adjunct Professor of Management Communication at The University of Waikato, Hamilton, NZ. In the fall of 2010, he will become the John T. Jones Professor of Communication Studies at The University of Texas at Austin, USA. He has published widely, and has taught, consulted, and participated in service projects on several continents.

Dan Lair is Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Ethics in the Department of Human Communication Studies at the University of Denver. His research has appeared in outlets including Management Communication Quarterly, Communication Yearbook, and the Handbook of Organizational Discourse.

Dean Ritz is a consultant for corporate compliance. His research on ethics has been published in outlets including the New College of California Law Review, the journal Ethical Space, and most recently in the Oxford University Press volume The Debate over Corporate Social Responsibility.

Brenden Kendall is a doctoral candidate and Steffensen Cannon Research Fellow in the Department of Communication at the University of Utah. His research has been published in outlets including Environmental Communication and the Oxford University Press volume The Debate over Corporate Social Responsibility.

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. (Re)Framing Ethics at Work
2. Starting Conversations about Professional Ethics
3. Working for a Good Life
4. Being a Professional: Problems and Promises
5. Reconsidering Organizations as Cultures of Integrity
6. Seeking Something More in the Market
7. Finding New Ways to Talk about Everyday Ethics

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