skip to content
Pinto fires : the living case Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Pinto fires : the living case

Author: Dennis A Gioia; Linda Klebe Treviño; Pennsylvania State University. Media Sales.
Publisher: University Park, PA : Penn State Media Sales, 2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Ford Motor Company chose not to recall the Pinto although people were dying in fires resulting from very low-speed rear end accidents. This classic business ethics case raises important questions about the complexities of ethical decision making in a corporate setting. Students learn from Prof. Dennis Gioia, the recall coordinator then, at a MBA class in the Pennsylvania State University's Smeal College of Business.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Case studies
Trials, litigation, etc
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis A Gioia; Linda Klebe Treviño; Pennsylvania State University. Media Sales.
OCLC Number: 61514136
Notes: Title from disc label.
With a case study by Dennis A. Gioia (copyright 1986).
Performer(s): Presenter : Dennis A. Gioia.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 instructor guide +1 case study
Details: DVD.
Contents: Do you have a strong value system? --
Was there pressure to not recall? --
What criteria led to recall? --
Examples or precedents for recall --
Video clip of a Pinto fire --
What is the value of your life? --
Was the Pinto really defective? --
Safety doesn't sell --
Incentives/Disincentives for recalling --
It only costs $11 to fix the problem --
Comparative competitor crash tests --
Activating the "Early Warning System" --
What is an acceptable crash speed for fire potential? --
The pre-production crash memo finally surfaces --
Pinto crash test and potential fixes --
The first vote on recall --
Would you recall the Pinto?
Responsibility: [written and] produced by Dennis Gioia and Linda Treviño.

Abstract:

Ford Motor Company chose not to recall the Pinto although people were dying in fires resulting from very low-speed rear end accidents. This classic business ethics case raises important questions about the complexities of ethical decision making in a corporate setting. Students learn from Prof. Dennis Gioia, the recall coordinator then, at a MBA class in the Pennsylvania State University's Smeal College of Business.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61514136> # Pinto fires : the living case
    a bgn:DVD, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "61514136" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2250695944#Place/university_park_pa> ; # University Park, PA
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2250695944#Organization/ford_motor_company> ; # Ford Motor Company.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/125431219> ; # Ford Motor Company
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/842675> ; # Business ethics
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2250695944#Topic/business_ethics> ; # Business ethics
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1064371> ; # Pinto automobile
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/47838266> ; # Linda Klebe Treviño
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/45767919> ; # Dennis A. Gioia
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/153915198> ; # Pennsylvania State University. Media Sales.
   schema:datePublished "2005" ;
   schema:description "Ford Motor Company chose not to recall the Pinto although people were dying in fires resulting from very low-speed rear end accidents. This classic business ethics case raises important questions about the complexities of ethical decision making in a corporate setting. Students learn from Prof. Dennis Gioia, the recall coordinator then, at a MBA class in the Pennsylvania State University's Smeal College of Business."@en ;
   schema:description "Do you have a strong value system? -- Was there pressure to not recall? -- What criteria led to recall? -- Examples or precedents for recall -- Video clip of a Pinto fire -- What is the value of your life? -- Was the Pinto really defective? -- Safety doesn't sell -- Incentives/Disincentives for recalling -- It only costs $11 to fix the problem -- Comparative competitor crash tests -- Activating the "Early Warning System" -- What is an acceptable crash speed for fire potential? -- The pre-production crash memo finally surfaces -- Pinto crash test and potential fixes -- The first vote on recall -- Would you recall the Pinto?"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2250695944> ;
   schema:genre "Trials, litigation, etc."@en ;
   schema:genre "Case studies"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Pinto fires : the living case"@en ;
   schema:productID "61514136" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61514136#PublicationEvent/university_park_pa_penn_state_media_sales_2005> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2250695944#Agent/penn_state_media_sales> ; # Penn State Media Sales
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61514136> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2250695944#Agent/penn_state_media_sales> # Penn State Media Sales
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Penn State Media Sales" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2250695944#Place/university_park_pa> # University Park, PA
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "University Park, PA" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1064371> # Pinto automobile
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Pinto automobile"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/842675> # Business ethics
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Business ethics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/125431219> # Ford Motor Company
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Ford Motor Company" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/153915198> # Pennsylvania State University. Media Sales.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Pennsylvania State University. Media Sales." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/45767919> # Dennis A. Gioia
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1947" ;
   schema:familyName "Gioia" ;
   schema:givenName "Dennis A." ;
   schema:name "Dennis A. Gioia" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/47838266> # Linda Klebe Treviño
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Treviño" ;
   schema:givenName "Linda Klebe" ;
   schema:name "Linda Klebe Treviño" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.