In recent years, many disciplines have become interested in the scientific study of morality. However, a conceptual framework for this work is still lacking. In The Moral Background, Gabriel Abend develops just such a framework and uses it to investigate the history of business ethics in the United States from the 1850s to the 1930s.
According to Abend, morality consists of three levels: moral and immoral behavior, or the behavioral level; moral understandings and norms, or the normative level; and the moral background, which includes what moral concepts exist in a society, what moral methods can be used, what reasons can be given, and what objects can be morally evaluated at all. This background underlies the behavioral and normative levels; it supports, facilitates, and enables them.
Through this perspective, Abend historically examines the work of numerous business ethicists and organizations--such as Protestant ministers, business associations, and business schools--and identifies two types of moral background. "Standards of Practice" is characterized by its scientific worldview, moral relativism, and emphasis on individuals' actions and decisions. The "Christian Merchant" type is characterized by its Christian worldview, moral objectivism, and conception of a person's life as a unity.
The Moral Background offers both an original account of the history of business ethics and a novel framework for understanding and investigating morality in general.
Автор: Flynn Название: Leadership and Business Ethics ISBN: 1402084285 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781402084287 Издательство: Springer Рейтинг: Цена: 31037 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Globalization has challenged our parochial management thinking. This book intends to contribute to a coalescence of ethics and business with innovative models for such coalescence, for the mutual benefit of business ethicists, professors teaching in the undergraduate and MBA classroom, corporate executives, and business people.
Автор: Painter-Morland Название: Cutting-edge Issues in Business Ethics ISBN: 1402084005 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781402084003 Издательство: Springer Рейтинг: Цена: 25244 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This collection of papers presents business ethics scholars and practitioners with an overview of some of the new perspectives in the field. It could be used to supplement standard textbooks, and can serve to stimulate scholar-practitioner interaction.
Автор: Roussouw, Deon Название: Business Ethics ISBN: 0195780825 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780195780826 Издательство: Oxford Academ Цена: 4156 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Written from an inter-disciplinary perspective within the South African business context, this book provides an introduction to the theory required for studying business ethics and practical guidance for moral decision making.
Автор: Carroll, Archie B. Название: Business ethics ISBN: 0415802067 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780415802062 Издательство: Taylor&Francis Рейтинг: Цена: 19965 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Features readings that are based on the author`s monthly column on business ethics in the business section of the "Athens Banner-Herald" newspaper. This book features topics that are followed by several discussion questions.
Автор: Carroll, Archie B. Название: Business ethics ISBN: 0415997364 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780415997362 Издательство: Taylor&Francis Рейтинг: Цена: 6714 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Based on the author`s monthly column on business ethics in the business section of the "Athens Banner-Herald" newspaper, this book features topics that are followed by several discussion questions.
Автор: Henn, Stephen K. Название: Business ethics ISBN: 0470450673 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780470450673 Издательство: Wiley Рейтинг: Цена: 8621 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: A guide for senior management on structuring an organization to promote ethical behavior and enhance performance. It offers readers with an understanding of the human elements that drive ethical and unethical behavior and how to recognize indicators - both bad and good - of an organization`s ethical make-up.
Автор: Mele, Domenec Название: Business ethics in action ISBN: 023057310X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780230573109 Издательство: Springer Рейтинг: Цена: 8463 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: It is argued that, without neglecting efficiency or profits, human well-being should be the first priority of every business. Business Ethics in Action defends the need to orient business to people. Through case studies and pedagogy, this book aids students to apply the foundations and principles of business ethics to real world situations.
Автор: Thyssen, Ole Название: Business ethics and organizational values ISBN: 0230230350 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780230230354 Издательство: Springer Рейтинг: Цена: 17819 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Organizational values are a hot topic as private and public organizations are not only evaluated according to their products and profits, but also according to the circumstances of the product - labour conditions, materials, risks, human rights and social responsibility. Values are becoming the defining identity of organizations.
Автор: Nash, Laura L. Название: Ethics without the sermon ISBN: 1422140261 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781422140260 Издательство: McGraw-Hill Рейтинг: Цена: 1087 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Corporate values and corporate operations have always been dynamically intertwined. Instead of the utopian and sometimes anticapitalistic bias that marks much of applied business philosophy, this article presents a process of ethical inquiry that is accessible to managers and executives.
Автор: Crane, Andrew Название: Business ethics ISBN: 0199564337 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780199564330 Издательство: Oxford Academ Рейтинг: Цена: 6146 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Business Ethics is a lively and engaging textbook that tackles one of the most pressing issues facing business today: how to be a good corporate citizen in a complex multiple stakeholder world. It covers the foundations of business ethics and applies these concepts to each of the corporation's major stakeholders. Written from a truly international perspective, it explains the ethical challenges faced by business in different parts of the globe, and provides the tools and concepts necessary to understand and deal with ethical problems effectively wherever you are in the world. It is the only text on the market that fully considers the implications of three major ethical challenges facing business: corporate citizenship, globalization, and sustainability. This third edition has been thoroughly revised and updated and includes new content on climate change, water issues, financial markets, private equity, and global religions. It offers a wealth of new cases and vignettes as well as updates of favourites from previous editions, including features on BAE, Diageo, McDonald's, Nestle, Rio Tinto, and Siemens. Among the unique learning features included in the book are "Ethics on Screen" boxes that describe recent movies involving business ethics issues, and "Ethics online" --a new feature that provides cutting edge insight into the use of social media and online tools for understanding and participating in business ethics. Further links and web resources are also provided on the book's dedicated Online Resource Center.
Online Resource Center Student resources - Additional case study web links - Additional "Ethics on Screen" web links - Useful ethics web links - Further reading - Link to Crane & Matten blog - Think Theory Answers - short responses to the "Think Theory" features that are currently in the text - Trailers of movies featured in the Ethics on Screen boxes Lecturer resources: - Teaching notes for case studies - Teaching notes for 'Ethical Dilemmas' - Teaching notes for 'Ethics in Action' - Teaching notes for 'Ethics on Screen' - PowerPoint slides - Think Theory Answers - short responses to the "Think Theory" features that are currently in the text - Crane and Matten "Case Bank" - cases no longer in book will be provided on the ORC for use by instructors - Additional Week 1 PowerPoint slides with details of book, ORC, and blog
Автор: Trevino Название: Managing Business Ethics ISBN: 047034394X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780470343944 Издательство: Wiley Рейтинг: Цена: 23498 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
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