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Dirty business : exploring corporate misconduct : analysis and cases

Author: Maurice Punch
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Drawing on both theory and major case studies, this book provides a much needed sociological and comparative analysis of the world of the manager in the context of misconduct within business organizations." "Part One critically examines the existing literature and dominant perspectives. Maurice Punch challenges the view that businessmen break the law 'for the good of the company', highlighting a number of recent  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fallstudiensammlung
Case studies
Case Reports
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Punch
ISBN: 0803976038 9780803976030 0803976046 9780803976047
OCLC Number: 36011206
Description: xiii, 299 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part One: Introduction --
Management and Organizational Misbehaviour --
Business, Society, and Corporate Deviance --
White-Collar Crime and Organizational Deviance --
Consequences and Control --
Part Two: Cases --
Cases of Corporate Deviance --
Part Three: Conclusion --
Everything but Temptation --
Tackling Business Crime.
Responsibility: Maurice Punch.
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