Business Ethics by Andrew Wicks

Business Ethics

byAndrew Wicks, R. Edward Freeman, Patricia H. Werhane

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The ethical training future managers need to be successful in today’s challenging business world.

Ethics and Business; Ethics in the Functional Areas of Business; Special Topics in Ethics

For readers interested in an in-depth introduction of business ethics that emphasizes the role of ethics as a critical part to management success.

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Title:Business EthicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 9 × 7.3 × 1 inPublished:July 8, 2009Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:013142792X

ISBN - 13:9780131427921

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Table of Contents

PART I: ETHICS AND BUSINESS

Chapter 1
The Language of Ethics

Cases:    
Competitive Advantage
                 Yahoo! And Customer Privacy


Chapter 2
A Look At The Sources Of Ethical Problems In Business And How To Prevent Them

    Cases:    
Parable of the Sadhu
                     Marge Norman and Miniscribe Corporation
           

Chapter 3
Ethics, Stakeholders, Corporate Strategy, and Value Creation

Cases:   
Merck & Co., Inc.


Chapter 4
Business Ethics in the Global Marketplace
         Appendix: List of Industry Benchmarks and International Agreements

Cases:    
Davis Press and Meccan Madness
                   Questionable Payments
                   GE Healthcare in India: An (Ultra)Sound Strategy?


PART II: ETHICS IN THE FUNCTIONAL AREAS OF BUSINESS


Chapter 5
Leadership

Cases:        
American Apparel (A)
                      Jeri Caldwell at MOEX, Inc. (A & B)


Chapter 6
Marketing/Operations

Cases:    
Fingerhut’s Price Strategy & Epilogue
                 Wal-Mart in 2005


Chapter 7
Accounting/ Finance

Cases:    
No-Tel (A & B)
                 Ben & Jerry’s Homemade, Inc. (A & B)


Chapter 8
Management

Cases:    
Joe Willis: Feeling the Heat in Thailand (A, B & C)
                   Diversity Vignettes; Professor Emma Pover (A & B); Fred Smith


PART III: SPECIAL TOPICS IN ETHICS


Chapter 9
Environmental Sustainability and Its Challenges to Management

Cases:    
ExxonMobil and the Chad-Cameroon Pipeline
                   Walden Paddlers


Chapter 10
Managing on the Ethical Frontier

Cases:     
Monsanto and the Development of Genetically Modified Seeds
                 Danville Airlines
                 Make Mine a Russian Shorthair