Business Ethics: Concepts & Cases
Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006 - 437 pages
For courses in Business Ethics
This popular text on Business Ethics introduces the reader to the ethical concepts that are relevant to resolving moral issues in business; imparts the reasoning and anaytical skills needed to apply ethical concepts to business decisions; identifies moral issues specific to a business; provides an understanding of the social, technological, and natural environments within which moral issues in business arise; and supplies case studies of actual moral conflicts faced by businesses.
The ethical landscape of business is constantly changing and this edition has been revised to keep pace with those changes most effecting business: accelerating globalization, constant technological updates, proliferating of business scandals.
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... According to the rule- utilitarian , when trying to determine whether a particular action is ethical , one is never supposed to ask whether that particular action will produce the greatest amount of utility . Instead , one is supposed ...
... according to need and ability is used within small groups as well as within larger society . In athlet- ics , for example , the members of a team will distribute burdens according to each ath- lete's ability and will tend to stand ...
... according to Rawls , because they are consistent with our deepest considered intuitions about justice . The principles chosen by the parties to the origi- nal position match most of the moral convictions we already have ; where they do ...
CASES FOR DISCUSSION
Ethical Principles in Business
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