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Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility

Resources for research in business ethics & CSR, including the courses LEO 210: Business, Stakeholders, & Ethics, MGT 554 Ethical Practices in Business, MGT 570 Ethics I, and MGT 571 Ethics II

Reference Works

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Select Books and E-Books at SJU

Virtue at Work

"Virtue at Work is about good organizations, good managers, and good people, and how these can contribute to good communities."

Executive Ethics II

This 2nd edition of Executive Ethics provides a variety of contemporary and timely readings squarely focused on the ethical dilemmas and challenges faced by today's C suite executives.

Corporations and Citizenship

"...addresses the role of modern for-profit corporations as a distinctive kind of social formation within democratic national states."

Business ethics : readings and cases in corporate morality, 5th

The fifth edition of Business Ethics addresses current, intriguing, often complex issues in corporate morality through 53 readings and 30 pertinent case studies.

Business Ethics

The second edition of Business Ethics introduces readers to key ethical issues that arise within the world of business, providing a strong theoretical foundation to the intersection of economics and business interests to social responsibility. This new edition has been greatly revised and updated, and over half of the selections are new to this volume, including two new sections on the Financial Services Industry and Globalization. The volume is now introduced with a new discussion on ethical decision making. This accessible volume addresses a broad range of important ethical issues, all of which have been designed to present the reader with cutting-edge research in the area; these include the definition of a corporation and whether it can have a conscience, current information technology issues, working conditions, advertising ethics, race and gender issues, whistle blower questions, the financial services industry, and globalization. Pedagogical features include case studies depicting situations related to topics discussed in the chapter's readings and instructions on how to work-up cases into argumentative essays. Many of the cases have been updated to reflect current problems, ensuring students are introduced to the very latest developments.

Business Ethics

Prepared and published by the U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Good Governance Program, 2004

Business Ethics: theory, choices, and dilemmas

This title is part of the Foundations of Business Ethics series.

The B Corp Handbook, Second Edition

Accessible with SJU network login. This book describes the what, why, and how of B Corp certification. Interviews with leaders of over 200 B Corps from around the world provide insights on certification, social and environmental performance, and building a more inclusive economy. Revisions include a stronger focus on the core value of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

The Accountable Corporation

A landmark collection of essays on the role of business in society from ethics to governance, white-collar crime to corporate philanthropy.

SAGE Brief Guide to Business Ethics

This guide to business ethics provides key terms and concepts related to business ethics in a short, easy-to-use format. It provides objective coverage of theories, corporate social responsibility, human resources issues, consumer protection, and ethical issues in marketing and advertising. It is an ideal supplement for business ethics courses or as a reference for students and practitioners who would like to learn more about the basics of business ethics.

SAGE Brief Guide to Corporate Social Responsibility

This guide to corporate social responsibility (CSR) provides discussion of key concepts in a short, easy-to-use format. It is divided into sections on key terms, the global stage, corporate governance, corporate social responsiveness, public relations and philanthropy, and implications for corporate financial performance. It is an ideal supplement for business courses or as a reference for students and practitioners who would like to learn more about the basics of CSR.