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Happiness and Virtue Ethics in Business : the Ultimate Value Proposition

Author: Alejo José G Sison
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book combines research in economics and psychology with Aristotelian virtue ethics to show why happiness is the ultimate value proposition for business.


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alejo José G Sison
ISBN: 9781107045163 1107045169
OCLC Number: 899735138
Notes: Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 09 Dec 2014).
Description: 1 online resource (317 pages)
Contents: Foreword Stefano Zamagni; Preface; Introduction. The ultimate value proposition; 1. Modern happiness studies and 'individual subjective wellbeing': you only get what you measure; 2. Happiness and income: how much happiness can money buy?; 3. Choice, desire and pleasure: is happiness getting what you want or wanting what you get?; 4. The biotechnology of happiness: not just a 'quick fix'; 5. Working on happiness; 6. Happiness, politics and religion: now and at the hour of our death; 7. Aristotelian virtue ethics: the forgotten philosophical tradition on happiness; Concluding chapter. Learning to be happy; Index.
Other Titles: Happiness & Virtue Ethics in Business
Responsibility: Alejo José G. Sison.


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