9780324657326

Law and Ethics in the Business Environment

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780324657326

  • ISBN10:

    0324657323

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/19/2008
  • Publisher: South-Western College/West
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • eCampus.com Device Compatibility Matrix

    Click the device icon to install or view instructions

    Apple iOS | iPad, iPhone, iPod
    Android Devices | Android Tables & Phones OS 2.2 or higher | *Kindle Fire
    Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
    Mac OS X | **iMac / Macbook
    Enjoy offline reading with these devices
    Apple Devices
    Android Devices
    Windows Devices
    Mac Devices
    iPad, iPhone, iPod
    Our reader is compatible
     
     
     
    Android 2.2 +
     
    Our reader is compatible
     
     
    Kindle Fire
     
    Our reader is compatible
     
     
    Windows
    8 / 7 / Vista / XP
     
     
    Our reader is compatible
     
    Mac
     
     
     
    Our reader is compatible

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Offering a unique interdisciplinary blend of theory and practical applications, LAW AND ETHICS IN THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT, 6e, combines up-to-the-minute issues in business ethics with the latest in case law. Engaging and thought-provoking, this student-friendly text offers balanced, in-depth coverage of controversial and timely topics in the areas of law and ethics within the business environment. Worlds away from the rote learning of many texts, LAW and ETHICS includes insightful case and end-of-chapter questions that spark lively classroom discussion and debate as well as help sharpen students' critical-thinking skills. The text includes contemporary readings, current cases, historical quotes, chapter problems, chapter projects, and Internet-based assignments. Its wealth of interactive projects--including role plays, mock trials, mock hearings, debates, roundtables, and negations--gives students hands-on experience grappling with real-life ethical dilemmas. LAW AND ETHICS IN THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT, 6e, equips students with the tools and practice needed to make difficult ethical decisions now and when they become managers--ultimately helping them become better business leaders.

Author Biography

Terry Halbert is Professor of Legal Studies at Temple University Fox School of Business & Management.

Table of Contents

Law, Ethics, Business: An Introduction
The Duty of Loyalty: Whistleblowing
Privacy and Technology: Electronic Monitoring
Valuing Diversity: Stereotyping vs. Inclusion
Workers Rights as Human Rights: Health and Safety in the Workplace
Sustainable Economies: Global Environment Protection
Marketing and Technology: Choice and Manipulation
Risk Allocation: Products Liability
Ownership and Creativity: Intellectual Property
How to Read and Brief a Case
Evaluating Internet Sources
Stakeholder Ethics Role-Play
Mock Trial Materials
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Legislative Hearing
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review