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Business Ethics (Sage Library in Business and Management)

Business Ethics (Sage Library in Business and Management)

By: Anand Vaidya (editor), Fritz Allhoff (editor)Hardback

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Business Ethics is a three-volume collection which provides students and researchers with the historically most important of the classic articles in business ethics, as well as the best of the contemporary and trendsetting work in this burgeoning area. The collection will serve as a sourcebook for academics and researchers entering or already established in the area of business ethics. The editors bring together a breadth of articles across business ethics, with an orientation that is diverse as well as international. The three volumes are well organized to focus on the main topics in business ethics and are divided into corporate social responsibility , the employee-employer relationship, and distributive justice & dilemmas. Courses and research programmes in business ethics have multiplied in recent years alongside a growing concern with the ethical practices of business. This multi-volumed work provides a focused and well-balanced reference for academics and their students to acquire a thorough understanding of this now central topic. The SAGE Library in Business and Management is a first-class series of major works that brings together the most influential and field-defining articles, both classical and contemporary, in a number of key areas of research and inquiry in business and management. Each multi-volume set represents a collection of the essential published works collated from the foremost publications in the field by an Editor or Editorial Team of renowned international stature. They also include a full introduction, presenting a rationale for the selection and mapping out the discipline's past, present and likely future. This series is designed to be a 'gold standard' for university libraries throughout the world with a programme or interest in business and management studies.


VOLUME ONE: ETHICAL THEORY, DISTRIBUTIVE JUSTICE AND CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITYPreliminaries Why Business Ethics?The State of Business Ethics - Clarence C WaltonPART ONE: ETHICAL THEORY AND BUSINESS ETHICSPerceptionThe Parable of the Sadhu - Bowen H McCoyThe Rashomon Effect - Patricia WerhaneStrategyThe Prince (Chapter 17) - Nicolo MachiavelliThe Art of War (excerpts) - Sun TzuPerspectivesUtilitarianism and Business Ethics - Milton Snoeyenbos and James HumberVictims of Circumstances? A Defense of Virtue Ethics in Business - Robert C SolomonVirtue Ethics, the Firm and Moral Psychology - Daryl KoehnA Kantian Approach to Business Ethics - Norman E BowiePART TWO: DISTRIBUTIVE JUSTICSClassical Theories of Contracts, Property and CapitalismLeviathan (excerpts) - Thomas HobbesOf Property - John LockeThe Wealth of Nations (excerpts) - Adam SmithAlienated Labor and Private Property and Communism - Karl MarxContemporary Theories of Distribution and PropertyA Theory of Justice (excerpts) - John RawlsThe Entitlement Theory - Robert NozickCapitalism and Morality - James Q WilsonIllusions about Private Property and Freedom - Gerald A CohenEconomic Justice - Milton FiskIntellectual PropertyJustifying Intellectual Property - Edwin C HettingerTrade Secrets and the Justification of Intellectual Property - Lynn Sharp Paine A Comment on HettingerPART THREE: CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITYThe Central DebateThe Social Responsibility of Business Is to Increase Its Profits - Milton FriedmanA Stakeholder Theory of the Modern Corporation - R Edward FreemanEconomics, Business Principles and Moral Sentiments - Amartya SenTwo Normative Theories of Business Ethics - John Hasnas A Guide for the PerplexedArguments for and against Corporate Social Responsibility - N Craig SmithSmith and Friedman on the Pursuit of Self-Interest and Profit - Harvey James Jr and Farhad RassekhDoes Business Ethics Make Economic Sense? - Amartya SenNew Directions in Corporate Social Responsibility - Norman E BowieGlobalization and Its Ethical SignificancePreliminary Report of the Secretary-General - Globalization and Its Impact on the Full Enjoyment of All Human Rights - United Nations General AssemblyGlobal Distributive Justice - Thomas J DonaldsonInternational Business, Morality and the Common Good - Manuel VelasquezThe Great Non-Debate over International Sweatshops - Ian MaitlandEnvironmental ResponsibilityShould Trees Have Standing? Towards Legal Rights for Natural Objects - Christopher D StoneThe Place of Non-Humans in Environmental Issues - Peter SingerAt the Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima, or Why Political Questions Are Not All Economic - Mark SagoffA Defense of Risk-Cost-Benefit Analysis - Kristin Shrader-FrechetteVOLUME TWO: FAIRNESS AND JUSTICE IN THE WORKPLACE PART ONE: RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEESEmployment at WillEmployment at Will and Due Process - Patricia H Werhane and Tara J RadinIn Defense of the Contract at Will - Richard A EpsteinWork Life BalanceWork in the Family and Employing Organization - S Zedeck and K L MosierWork/Family Border Theory - S C Clark A New Theory of Work/Life BalanceWhistleblowingWhistleblowing and Professional Responsibility - Sissela BokWhistleblowing - Richard T De GeorgeDrug TestingDrug-Testing in Employment - Joseph DesJardins and Ronald DuskaDrug-Testing and the Right to Privacy - Michael CranfordThe Ethics of Genetic Screening in the Workplace - Joseph KupferTechnology and PrivacyComputers and Privacy - Stacey L EdgarPrivacy, Polygraphs and Work - George B BrenkertSafety in the WorkplaceThe Employer-Employee Relationship and the Right to Know - Anita M SupersonHuman Rights, Workers' Rights and the `Right' to Occupational Safety - Tibor R MachanPART TWO: JUSTICE AND FAIR PRACTICEAffirmative ActionWhy Bakke Has No Case and The Court and the University - Ronald DworkinAffirmative Action - Shelby Steele The Price of PreferenceWhat Is Wrong with Reverse Discrimination? - Edwin C HettingerSexual HarassmentThe Definition of Sexual Harassment - Edmund WallA Feminist Definition of Sexual Harassment - Anita M SupersonBluffing in BusinessIs Business Bluffing Ethical? - Albert Z CarrBusiness and Game-Playing - Daryl Koehn The False AnalogySecond Thoughts about Bluffing - Thomas CarsonBusiness Bluffing Reconsidered - Fritz AllhoffVOLUME THREE: PROFESSIONAL ETHICSJust Another Day at the Office - Don Welch The Ordinariness of Professional EthicsProfessional Responsibility - Michael Davis Just Following the Rules?PART ONE: ETHICAL ISSUES IN ADVERTISINGTruth and Deception in AdvertisingDeceptive Advertising - John J McCallAdvertising - Tibor R Machan The Whole Truth or Only Some of the Truth?The Making of Self and World in Advertising - John WaideCreation of DesireAdvertising and Behavior Control - Robert L ArringtonPersuasive Advertising, Autonomy and the Creation of Desire - Roger CrispIs Targeting Ethical?Children as Consumers - Lynn Sharp Paine An Ethical Evaluation of Children's Television AdvertisingMarketing to Inner-City Blacks - George G Brenkert PowerMaster and Moral ResponsibilityConsumer RiskThe Ethics of Consumer Production - Manuel G VasquezStrict Product Liability and Compensatory Justice - George G BrenkertPART TWO: ETHICAL ISSUES IN ACCOUNTING AND FINANCEEarnings Hocus Pocus - Nanette Byrnes, Richard Melcher and Debra Sparks How Companies Come up with the Numbers They WantThe Ethics of Creative Accounting - Oriol Amat, John Blake and Jack DowdsEthics in the Public Accounting Profession - Mohammad J Abdolmohammadi and Mark R NixonThe Ethics of Insider Trading - Patricia WerhaneWhat Is Morally Right with Insider Trading? - Tibor R MachanJustice and Insider Trading - Richard L LippkePART THREE: ETHICAL ISSUES IN JOURNALISMThe Ethical Responsibilities of Journalists - David DetmerThe Intervention Dilemma - Susan PaternoEthically Challenged - Lori RobertsonEthical Boundaries to Media Coverage - Raphael Cohen-AlmagorTruth, Neutrality and Conflict of Interest - Judith LichtenbergMedia Culpas - Kelly Patricia O'MearaProfessional Responsibility of the Criminal Defense Lawyer - Monroe H Freedman The Three Hardest QuestionsPART FOUR: ETHICAL ISSUES IN LAWThe Adversary System Excuse - David LubanPure Legal Advocates and Moral Agents - Elliot D Cohen Two Concepts of a Lawyer in an Adversary SystemCan Virtue Be Taught to Lawyers? - Amy GutmanConfidentiality and the Lawyer-Client Relationship - Bruce M LandesmanA Lawyer's Duty to Represent Clients, Repugnant and Otherwise - Charles W WolframPART FIVE: ETHICAL ISSUES IN MEDICINEThe Hippocratic OathFour Models of the Physician-Patient Relationship - Ezekiel J Emanuel and Linda L EmanuelLegal and Ethical Myths about Informed Consent - Alan Meisel and Mark KuczewskiTruth and the Physician - Bernard C MeyerLies to the Sick and Dying - Sissela BokStandards of Competence - Allen E Buchanan and Dan W BrockSurrogate Decision-Making for Incompetent Adults - Dan W Brock An Ethical Framework

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  • ISBN13: 9781412902540
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1240
  • ID: 9781412902540
  • ISBN10: 1412902541

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