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Taking sides. Clashing views in business ethics and society

Author: Lisa H Newton; Maureen M Ford
Publisher: Dubuque, Iowa : McGraw-Hill, ©2006.
Series: Taking sides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 9th edView all editions and formats
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Presenting controversial issues in business ethics and society, in a debate-style format, this work is designed to stimulate student interest and develop critical thinking skills. It is framed with  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa H Newton; Maureen M Ford
ISBN: 0073527203 9780073527208
OCLC Number: 62448234
Description: xxvii, 436 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Is capitalism the best route to human happiness? --
Can individual virtue survive corporate pressure? --
Can restructuring a corporation's rules make a moral difference? --
Should corporations adopt policies of corporate social responsibility? --
Are pharmaceutical firms obliged to cut their prices for poor AIDS victims? --
Should casino gambling be prohibited? --
Is Wal-Mart a good model for retail sales? --
Does the Enron collapse show that we need more regulation of the energy industry? --
Does blowing the whistle violate company loyalty? --
Is controlling drug abuse more important than protecting privacy? --
Is 'Employment-at-will" good social policy? --
Is CEO compensation justified by performance? --
Are marketing and advertising fundamentally exploitive? --
Was Ford to blame in the Pinto case? --
Should we require labeling for genetically modified food? --
Are multinational corporations free from moral obligation? --
Are sweatshops a necessarily evil? --
Should patenting life be forbidden? --
Should we export pesticides to developing nations? --
Do environmental restrictions violate basic economic freedoms? --
Is bottling water a good solution to problems of water purity and availability?
Series Title: Taking sides.
Other Titles: Clashing views in business ethics and society
Controversial issues in business ethics and society
Business ethics and society
Responsibility: selected, edited, and with introductions by Lisa H. Newton and Maureen M. Ford.

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