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The corporation, ethics, and the environment

Author: W Michael Hoffman; Robert Frederick; Edward S Petry; Bentley College. Center for Business Ethics.
Publisher: New York : Quorum Books, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume focuses on the role of businesses in protecting the environment, utilizing studies of previous cases as well as current strategies and methods of possible future corporate conduct.

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
National Conference on Business Ethics (8th : 1990 : Bentley College).
Corporation, ethics, and the environment.
New York : Quorum Books, 1990
(OCoLC)654160697
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Michael Hoffman; Robert Frederick; Edward S Petry; Bentley College. Center for Business Ethics.
ISBN: 0899306039 9780899306032
OCLC Number: 21337866
Notes: "From the Eighth National Conference on Business Ethics sponsored by the Center for Business Ethics at Bentley College."
Description: xxiv, 323 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Terre Gaste / Peter A. French --
Animism redivivus: are new visions of nature a threat to homo sapiens? / Walter W. Benjamin --
Can a corporation have an environmental conscience? / Kenneth E. Goodpaster --
Hazardous wastes: ethical dilemmas of ends and means, heroes and villains / Paul Steidlmeier --
Straws in the wind: the nature of corporate commitment to environmental issues / D. Kirk Davidson --
Du Pont and corporate environmentalism / B.W. Karrh --
Total quality: ethics and the environment / Van C. Campbell --
Martin Marietta's commitment to environmental protection / George Sammett, Jr. --
The chainsaws of greed: the case of Pacific Lumber / Lisa H. Newton --
The Exxon Valdez crisis / Joan Whitman Hoff --
Rational risk and moral outrage: Arthur D. Little, Inc., and the toxic alert / John A. Seeger. Union Carbide Corporation's liability for the Bhopal disaster: multinational enterprise liability / Bruce A. Finzen and Roberta B. Walburn --
The proposal of multinational enterprise liability in the Bhopal litigation / Robert A. Butler --
Environment and business in the 1990s: threats, opportunities, and prospects for cooperation / Richard Seibert --
The development and implementation of industry-wide environmental codes of practice / David Powell --
Dilemmmas of disclosure: ethical issues in environmental auditing / Karen Blumenfeld --
Anthropocentric ethics in organizations: how different strategic management schools view the environment / Thierry C. Pauchant and Isabelle Fortier --
Explaining corporate responses to environmental crises: a game theoretical approach / Joao S. Neves and Rajib N. Sanyal. Economics, ethics, and the environment / Willard F. Enteman --
The principle of integrity and The economy of the earth / Laura S. Westra --
From environment to biosphere: the necessary reanimation of ethical discourse / Brian Edward Brown --
Ecological sabotage and the ethics of radical environmentalism / Edwin C. Hettinger --
Getting the environment into the business school / James E. Post --
Environmental attitudes, behaviors, and decision making: implications for management education and development / Gordon P. Rands --
From environmentalism to ecophilosophy: retooling cultures for the twenty-first century / Hazel Henderson.
Responsibility: edited by W. Michael Hoffman, Robert Frederick, and Edward S. Petry, Jr. ; foreword by Gregory H. Adamian.

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