Managing Business Ethics

Managing Business Ethics : Straight Talk About How to Do it Right

3.42 (114 ratings by Goodreads)
  • Paperback
By (author)  , By (author) 

List price: US$51.95

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Two experts in the field look at business ethics in a radically new way, stressing the importance of considering ethics as an issue that can be taught and managed much like other cultural characteristics. It provides readers with an understanding of how corporations can positively influence the behavior of employees, and how to improve the ethical decision making capabilities of their employees. Uses easy-to-understand terms to describe ethical dilemmas, concentrating on typical dilemmas businesses encounter, how managers can encourage ethics in their departments and how an organization can manage ethics through its culture. Features actual company examples and advice from managers in organizations who are "doing things right."
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 152.4 x 226.06 x 12.7mm | 294.83g
  • John Wiley and Sons (WIE)
  • New York, United States
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0471246522
  • 9780471246527

Table of contents

INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS ETHICS. Introducing Straight Talk About Managing Business Ethics: Where We're Going and Why. Why Be Ethical?: (Why Bother? Who Cares?). ETHICS AND THE INDIVIDUAL. Common Ethical Problems. Deciding What's Right: A Prescriptive Approach. Deciding What's Right: A Psychological Approach. ETHICS AND THE MANAGER. Ethical Problems of Managers. Managing for Ethical Conduct. ETHICS AND THE ORGANIZATION. Ethical Problems of Organizations. Ethics as Organizational Culture. Creating an Ethical Organizational Culture: Model Ethics Programs. ETHICS AND THE WORLD. . Managing for Ethical Conduct in a Global Business Environment. Appendix. Index.
show more

Rating details

114 ratings
3.42 out of 5 stars
5 18% (20)
4 29% (33)
3 34% (39)
2 17% (19)
1 3% (3)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X