Law, Business and Society / Edition 5

Law, Business and Society / Edition 5

ISBN-10:
0256236909
ISBN-13:
9780256236903
Pub. Date:
09/28/1997
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education

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Law, Business and Society / Edition 5

This text is designed for the upper-division undergraduate and masters levels in the legal environment as well as business and society courses. Text takes an interdisciplinary approach utilizing elements of law,political economy,international business,ethics,social responsibility and management. Author's primary goal is to produce an interesting reading experience by giving extensive attention to readings,provocative quotes and factual details. Students must understand not merely the law but the law in context.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780256236903
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 09/28/1997
Series: Irwin/McGraw-Hill Legal Studies in Business
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 864

About the Author

Tony McAdams is an Emeritus Professor of Management at the University of Northern Iowa. He earned a BA in History from the University of Iowa, a JD from the University of Iowa, and an MBA from Columbia University. Professor McAdams' primary teaching interests include government regulations of business, business and society, and employment law. Professor McAdams' research interests include managerial accountability, business ethics, and employment law. His scholarly articles have appeared in such journals as The Harvard Business Review, The Academy of Management Review, The Journal of Business Ethics, and The American Business Law Journal. Professor McAdams received the Iowa Board of Regents Award for Faculty Excellence, the Distinguished Teaching of the Year Award from the student government at the University of Kentucky, and the University of Northern Iowa College of Business Administration Excellence in Teaching Award.

Table of Contents

PART 1 BUSINESS AND SOCIETY
Chapter 1 Capitalism and the Role of Government
Chapter 2 Business ethics
Chapter 3 The Corporation and Public Policy: Expanded Responsibilities
PART 2 INTRODUCTION TO LAW
Chapter 4 The American Legal System
Chapter 5 Constitutional Law and the Bill of Rights
Chapter 6 International Ethics and Law
PART 3 TRADE REGULATION AND ANTITRUST
Chapter 7 Government of Business: An Introduction
Chapter 8 Administrative Agencies and the Regulatory Process
Chapter 9 Business Organization and Securities Regulation
Chapter 10 Antitrust Law - Monopolies and Mergers
Chapter 11 Antitrust Law - Restraints of Trade
PART 5 EMPLOYER/EMPLOYEE RELATIONS
Chapter 12 Employment Law I: Protecting the Employee
Chapter 13 Employment Law II: Discrimination
Chapter 14 Employment Law III: Labor Management Relations
PART 6 BUSINESS AND SELECTED SOCIAL PROBLEMS
Chapter 15 Consumer Protection
Chapter 16 Product Liability
Chapter 17 Environmental Protection

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