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Law and Ethics in Bus.Environment (Custom)

Law and Ethics in Bus.Environment (Custom) - 3rd edition

Law and Ethics in Bus.Environment (Custom) - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780324006179

ISBN10: 0324006179

Law and Ethics in Bus.Environment (Custom) by Terry Halbert and Elaine Ingulli - ISBN 9780324006179
Edition: 3RD 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: West Publishing Co. (College)
Published:
International: No
Law and Ethics in Bus.Environment (Custom) by Terry Halbert and Elaine Ingulli - ISBN 9780324006179

ISBN13: 9780324006179

ISBN10: 0324006179

Edition: 3RD 00

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Summary

The unique flexibility of this text makes this an excellent supplement to any standard business law and legal environment text, or as the primary text for an advanced ethics or issues-oriented course. Introducing issues via specific legal cases, it provides balanced, in-depth coverage of controversial and timely topics in the areas of law and ethics within the business environment.

  • COLLABORATIVE LEARNING exercises are included in this edition, to facilitate learning through team effort.
  • INTEGRATION OF TECHNOLOGY with Internet exercises throughout the chapters highlights the use of today's technology in the law and ethics.
  • EXPANDED COVERAGE of technology issues, including Internet ethics and extended coverage of global issues.
  • INTRODUCTION TO ETHICS (Ch.1) includes the major approaches to ethical decision-making in business. This chapter offers an exceptional framework for integrating the important discussion of ethics throughout the book.
  • INTERACTIVE TEACHING: Included in each chapter are classroom exercises that get students actively involved in the learning process.
  • IN-DEPTH APPROACH: Rich coverage of timely, contemporary topics including sexual harassment, the marketing of cigarettes, tort reform, and affirmative action.
  • INTERDISCIPLINARY: Each chapter begins with a legal case introducing a central issue, then invites students to explore it through a mix of interdisciplinary readings that inspire greater contextual understanding.
  • CHAPTER PROJECTS: Presented in each chapter, these thought-provoking projects employ different models of participatory exercises designed to plug students directly into the learning process.
  • FOCUS ON TECHNOLOGY allows students to track how changes in technology have effected the development of law.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Law, Ethics & Business: An Introduction.

2. Duty of Loyalty: Whistleblowing.

3. Privacy and Technology: Electronic Surveillance

4. Gender and Power: Sexual Harassment.

5. A Diverse Society: The Controversy Over Affirmative Action.

6. Government Regulation: Workplace Safety.

7. Environmental Protection: Biodiversity and Property Rights.

8. Marketing and Information: Advertising.

9. Risk Allocation: Products Liability.