Business & Economics

Business Ethics

Concepts and Cases

Author: Manuel G. Velasquez

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780133832396

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 448

View: 1270

Revised edition of the author's Business ethics, c2012.
Philosophy

Cengage Advantage Books: Business Ethics: A Textbook with Cases

Author: William Shaw

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495808768

Category: Philosophy

Page: 512

View: 8393

Combining engaging discussions and stimulating new case studies, BUSINESS ETHICS: A TEXTBOOK WITH CASES gives students a comprehensive survey of business ethics that will guide them toward becoming ethical professionals, even if they have never studied philosophy before. Rich with real-world examples, BUSINESS ETHICS: A TEXTBOOK WITH CASES invites students to critically analyze and apply a broad range of philosophical concepts and principles to today’s most important issues in business and beyond. BUSINESS ETHICS: A TEXTBOOK WITH CASES is a concise (without readings) and updated version of the eleventh edition of MORAL ISSUES IN BUSINESS. BUSINESS ETHICS: A TEXTBOOK WITH CASES is also available in an eBook format. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Business & Economics

Business Ethics: Ethical Decision Making & Cases

Author: O. C. Ferrell,John Fraedrich,Ferrell

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133708552

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 576

View: 8569

With a vibrant four-color design, the market-leading BUSINESS ETHICS: ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CASES, Ninth Edition, delivers an accessible, applied text that thoroughly covers the complex environment in which managers confront ethical decision making. Using a proven managerial framework, the authors address the overall concepts, processes, and best practices associated with successful business ethics programs--helping students see how ethics can be integrated into key strategic business decisions. The new edition has been completely revised and updated to include coverage of new legislation affecting business ethics, the most up-to-date examples, and the best practices of high-profile organizations. It also includes 20 original cases that are either new or updated. Packed with cases, exercises, simulations, and practice tests, BUSINESS ETHICS: ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CASES, Ninth Edition gives students an abundance of opportunities to master text material through hands-on application. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Business & Economics

Ethics and the Conduct of Business, Books a la Carte

Author: John R. Boatright

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134167657

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

View: 9038

For courses in Business Ethics Highlight the importance of ethical issues when developing business policies Ethics and the Conduct of Business presents a thorough overview of business ethics through a combination of theoretical material and real-world case studies. Authors John Boatright and Jeffrey Smith provide numerous engaging examples to stimulate class discussion and show the relevance of the text's concepts to actual business practices. In order to better engage students and ensure that the material is up to date, the Eighth Edition offers new and revised content that reflects recent developments in the business world and in the field of business ethics. NOTE: This ISBN is for a Pearson Books a la Carte edition: a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf text. In addition to the flexibility offered by this format, Books a la Carte editions offer students great value, as they cost significantly less than a bound textbook. Ethics and the Conduct of Business, Eighth Edition is also available via REVEL(tm), an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience.
Education

Engineering Ethics: Concepts and Cases

Author: Charles E. Harris, Jr.,Michael S. Pritchard,Michael J. Rabins,Ray James,Elaine Englehardt

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 133767074X

Category: Education

Page: 50

View: 7809

Packed with examples pulled straight from recent headlines, ENGINEERING ETHICS, Sixth Edition, helps engineers understand the importance of their conduct as professionals as well as reflect on how their actions can affect the health, safety and welfare of the public and the environment. Numerous case studies give readers plenty of hands-on experience grappling with modern-day ethical dilemmas, while the book's proven and structured method for analysis walks readers step by step through ethical problem-solving techniques. It also offers practical application of the Engineering Code of Ethics and thorough coverage of critical moral reasoning, effective organizational communication, sustainability and economic development, risk management, ethical responsibilities, globalized standards for engineering and emerging challenges relating to evolving technology. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Business & Economics

Survey of Accounting

Author: Carl S. Warren

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305961889

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 736

View: 2346

Warren’s SURVEY OF ACCOUNTING, 8E provides future managers, leaders and professionals with an overview of the basic topics of financial and managerial accounting. The book’s unique Integrated Financial Statement Framework illustrates the impact of transactions on financial statements without the use of detailed rules and procedures involving debits and credits. Additionally, this edition also introduces and incorporates Warren’s Metric Analysis to link transactions and management decisions to metrics that assess the financial condition and performance of businesses - demonstrating the impact of transactions and management decisions on business. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Business & Economics

Business Ethics: Case Studies and Selected Readings

Author: Marianne Jennings

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285428714

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 672

View: 6505

Packed with real-life examples of business decisions gone awry, the 8th Edition of BUSINESS ETHICS: CASE STUDIES AND SELECTED READINGS explores the complex issues of business ethics from the leaders’ perspectives. This best-selling text offers a rare collection of readings which examines the business decision-making processes of many types of leaders, while revealing some of the common factors that push them over ethical lines they might not otherwise cross. A combination of short and long cases, readings, hypothetical situations, and current ethical dilemmas, BUSINESS ETHICS: CASE STUDIES AND SELECTED READINGS provides a stimulating and thorough basis for evaluating business ethics, and encourages stronger values in future business leaders. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Business & Economics

Business & Professional Ethics for Directors, Executives & Accountants

Author: Leonard J. Brooks,Paul Dunn

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305971450

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 632

View: 4446

Using real examples of ethical issues in today’s workplace, BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL ETHICS, 8E provides readers with the strategies needed to make the most ethical decisions possible -- no matter what the situation. By integrating the latest information on ethics, governance scandals, legal liability, and professional accounting and audit issues, this edition highlights the most recent ethical issues in today's business environment. The book examines the background and nature of the new stakeholder-support era of corporate and professional accountability and governance with valuable insights into the effective behavior patterns of directors, executives, and accountants. More than 120 current cases and key readings provide an interesting, challenging, and practical learning experience. Intriguing real-world situations equip readers with an understanding of appropriate values, ethical pitfalls, applicable codes of conduct, and sound ethical reasons. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Business & Economics

Managing Business Ethics

Straight Talk about How to Do It Right

Author: Linda K. Trevino,Katherine A. Nelson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111919430X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 464

View: 6855

TRY (FREE for 14 days), OR RENT this title: www.wileystudentchoice.com Linda Treviño and Kate Nelson bring together a mix of theory and practice in Managing Business Ethics: Straight Talk about How to Do It Right, 7th Edition. In this new edition, the dynamic author team of Linda Treviño, prolific researcher and Distinguished Professor, and Kate Nelson, Professor and longtime practitioner of strategic organizational communications and human resources, equip students with the pragmatic knowledge they need to identify and solve ethical dilemmas, understand their own and others' ethical behavior, and promote ethical behavior in their organization. Managing Business Ethics is the perfect text to prepare students for a range of roles in the business world--managers across business functions, communications professionals, compliance officers, corporate counsels, human resources managers, and senior executives.
Education

Business and Society: Ethics, Sustainability, and Stakeholder Management

Author: Archie B. Carroll,Ann K. Buchholtz

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285734297

Category: Education

Page: 720

View: 4278

Learn to make strong business decisions with a better understanding of business ethics, sustainability, and stakeholder management from a strong managerial perspective. BUSINESS AND SOCIETY: ETHICS, SUSTAINABILITY, AND STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT, Ninth Edition, demonstrates how the most successful business decision makers balance and protect the interests of various stakeholders, including investors, employees, the community, and the environment--particularly as business recovers from a perilous financial period. The authors effectively balance strong coverage of ethics and the stakeholder model with an increased focus on one of business's most recent, urgent mandates: sustainability. Coverage highlights the connection between business and the natural, social, and financial environments, illustrating how all three must be maintained in balance to sustain current and future generations. New actual business cases, real applications, and today's latest business examples present you with specific business challenges that test your values and require you to focus your reasoning skills for ongoing success in today's workplace. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Philosophy

Business Ethics: A Textbook with Cases

Author: William H. Shaw

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285415175

Category: Philosophy

Page: 480

View: 8229

BUSINESS ETHICS, Eighth Edition guides you through the process of thinking deeply about important moral issues that frequently arise in business situations, and also helps you develop the reasoning and analytical skills to resolve those issues if and when you might face them. Combining insightful and accessible textbook chapters by the author with cases that highlight the real-world importance of key ethical concepts, this book provides a comprehensive, flexible, and pedagogically proven course of study that explores the intersections of commerce and ethics. Shaw's uniquely thorough and practical guide brings clarity to such critical topics as the nature of morality, individual integrity and responsibility, economic justice, concepts of capitalism, and the role of corporations in our society (including their responsibilities to consumers and to the environment), and real-life moral issues that arise in the workplace. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Philosophy

Business Ethics

Mythinkinglab With Pearson Etext Student Access Code Card

Author: Manuel G. Velasquez

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780205214167

Category: Philosophy

Page: 504

View: 4120

ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that youselect the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition,you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- This 12 month access code care gives you access to all of MyThinkingLab's tools and resources, including a complete eText of your book. You can also buy immediate access to MyThinkingLab with Pearson eText online with a credit card atwww.mythinkinglab.com. 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.
Business & Economics

Business and Its Environment

Author: David P. Baron

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780132620550

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 747

View: 9757

Businesses compete in many ways, including nonmarket areas like corporate responsibility. Learn how to sharpen your firm's competitive edge. Baron's integrated approach combines the disciplines of economics, political science, law, and ethics to provide a deeper understanding of the managerial issues that arise in the business landscape. The seventh edition includes four new chapters on financial markets and their regulation, the investor's perspective and renewable power, the political economy of India, and behavioral ethics. The book also includes 26 new cases on timely topics.

Ethics for the Information Age

Author: Michael J. Quinn

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134296548

Category:

Page: 544

View: 6986

Philosophy

Moral Issues in Business

Author: William H. Shaw,Vincent Barry

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305545060

Category: Philosophy

Page: 656

View: 1731

MORAL ISSUES IN BUSINESS, 13E examines the moral dilemmas that are common to today's business climate and gives readers the analytical tools to resolve those issues. Using a combination of true stories, interesting reading selections, and a conversational writing style, this edition prepares readers for the moral quandaries awaiting them in the professional world. Featured topics include: the nature of morality, individual integrity and responsibility, economic justice, pitfalls of capitalism, and corporations' responsibilities to consumers and the environment. Plus, this edition also discusses situation-specific concepts such as downsizing, whistle blowing, sexual harassment, job discrimination, animal abuse, and drug testing. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Law

Civil Liability in Criminal Justice

Author: Darrell L. Ross

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1351062646

Category: Law

Page: 560

View: 1963

The increasing litigation against criminal justice practitioners in the United States poses a significant problem for law enforcement and other personnel. Law enforcement and corrections professionals need to have a working knowledge of both criminal law and the civil law process to ensure that they are performing their duties within the limits of the law. Civil Liability in Criminal Justice, 7th Edition, provides valuable information and recommendations to current and future officers and correctional system employees, introducing them to civil liability and federal law, as well as recommending strategies that can be taken to minimize risks. Civil Liability in Criminal Justice is unique in its combination of applicable case law and related liability research, while still providing an overview of current case law in high-liability areas. This new edition, revised to include up-to-date United States Supreme Court cases, including liability trends on the use of force, arrest-related deaths, custodial suicides in detention, qualified immunity, and the outcomes of the Department of Justice and the application of Section 14141, additional context for liability issues, and extended coverage of collective bargaining and public perception, is a valuable resource for enhancing student knowledge and practitioner job performance. The text is suitable for undergraduate and graduate courses in Criminal Justice programs as well as for in-service and academy training. Ross offers an engaging, accessible introduction to this aspect of the US criminal justice system.
Business & Economics

Management Fundamentals

Concepts, Applications, and Skill Development

Author: Robert N. Lussier

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1506389368

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 632

View: 5524

Praised as the greatest source of quality and quantity of application and skill development experiential learning! Packed with experiential exercises, self-assessments, and group activities, the Eighth Edition of Management Fundamentals helps students develop essential management skills they can use in their personal and professional lives. Bestselling author Robert N. Lussier uses the most current cases and examples to illustrate management concepts in today’s ever-changing business world. This fully updated new edition provides in-depth coverage of key AACSB topics such as diversity, ethics, technology, and globalization. New to This Edition New case studies highlight contemporary challenges and opportunities facing managers at well-known organizations such as Whole Foods, Wells Fargo, and the Chicago Cubs. The book is completely updated with hundreds of new references and examples. Expanded and updated Trends and Issues sections explore timely topics such as the changing nature of work, managing multiple generations, and virtual teams. All of the Applying the Concept boxes are new and engage students in applying the concepts to their own experiences and provide situational analysis opportunities to develop critical thinking skills. Management in Action videos illustrate fundamental management concepts using a variety of relatable scenarios and assessment questions to challenge students to apply and analyze workplace situations.
Business & Economics

Business Ethics

Author: Michael Boylan

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118658116

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 448

View: 2393

The second edition of Business Ethics introduces readers to key ethical issues that arise within the world of business, providing a strong theoretical foundation as well as real world applications. This new edition has been greatly revised, and includes new sections on the financial services industry, globalization, and global economic justice. An accessible introduction for beginners, offering a combination of important established essays and new essays commissioned especially for this volume Greatly revised - more than half of the selections are new to this edition. Newly commissioned essays address information technology, global economic justice and globalization, stakeholder theory, the corporation as an individual, and other topics Uses diverse, authentic business cases to illustrate discussion of concepts Cases have been updated to reflect current problems and issues Provides students with guidance and tools to write their own case study essays Readings are presented to progressively develop the reader's ability to read and apply ethical theory by writing case responses from different vantage points
Corporations

Federal Corporate Taxation

Author: Howard E. Abrams,Richard L. Doernberg

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781566626866

Category: Corporations

Page: 364

View: 4457

Previous edition, 2nd, published in 1990.
Business & Economics

Ethical Theory and Business

Author: Denis G. Arnold,Tom L. Beauchamp,Norman E. Bowie

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781108422970

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 600

View: 413

For forty years, successive editions of Ethical Theory and Business have helped to define the field of business ethics. The 10th edition reflects the current, multidisciplinary nature of the field by explicitly embracing a variety of perspectives on business ethics, including philosophy, management, and legal studies. Chapters integrate theoretical readings, case studies, and summaries of key legal cases to guide students to a rich understanding of business ethics, corporate responsibility, and sustainability. The 10th edition has been entirely updated, ensuring that students are exposed to key ethical questions in the current business environment. New chapters cover the ethics of IT, ethical markets, and ethical management and leadership. Coverage includes climate change, sustainability, international business ethics, sexual harassment, diversity, and LGBTQ discrimination. New case studies draw students directly into recent business ethics controversies, such as sexual harassment at Fox News, consumer fraud at Wells Fargo, and business practices at Uber.