Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 July 2018

656 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190497682

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A Business Ethics Reader

Fourth Edition

Joanne B. Ciulla, Clancy Martin, and Robert C. Solomon

  • Makes the ethical issues personal by challenging students to think about the relationship between the way they do business and the kind of life they want to live
  • Features 105 readings on such topics as the financial crisis, employment issues, globalization, and the future of the free market
  • Includes excerpts from plays, short stories, novels, and essays like Orwell's "Shooting an Elephant" to liven up the text
  • Contains 70 engaging cases that bring the chapter subjects to life, provide additional material for discussion, and allow instructors the flexibility to cover topics from a variety of angles
  • Poses study questions at the end of each reading and chapter to provoke further conversation in the classroom
  • An Ancillary Resource Center (ARC) provides instructors with a wealth of teaching resources including an Instructor's Manual, an automated Test Bank, and PowerPoint slides
  • A Companion Website offers student resources including self-quizzes, vocabulary flashcards, and useful links

New to this Edition:

  • Sixteen new readings addressing topics like forgiveness, the responsibilities of employers and workers in contingent and fissured employment, keeping promises, innovation and technology, product liability, whistle-blowing, corporate governance, and leadership
  • New material on fraud, conspicuous consumption, unethical behavior at work, sweatshops, and more
  • Chapter 15, on the good life, has been moved to the end of the book

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