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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The right course of action from an ethical point of view would be to choose the policy that would produce the greatest amount of utility . Summarized , the utilitarian principle holds that An action is right from an ethical point of ...
According to the ruleutilitarian , 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 to ...
In such situations , the ruleutilitarian might argue , it is clear that a moral rule that forbids killing without the due process of law will , in the long run , have greater utility for society than other kinds of rules .
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