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Ethics & Philosophy

  • The Business of Human Rights

    Best Practice and the UN Guiding Principles, 1st Edition

    By Alex Newton

    The spotlight of global scrutiny has shone particularly brightly on corporations’ adverse impacts on human rights in recent years. Corporations make up more than two-thirds of the world’s top economies today, and so rightly they are being called to account for their impacts on society and the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15

  • The United Nations Global Compact and the Encyclical Laudato Si

    A special theme issue of The Journal of Corporate Citizenship (Issue 64), 1st Edition

    Edited by Oliver F. Williams

    In April 2016, the Center for Ethics and Religious Values in Business of the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame with the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) Office convened a group of scholars and business leaders to discuss the Encyclical Laudato Si (LS) and the UN…

    Paperback – 2016-12-21

  • Business as an Instrument for Societal Change

    In Conversation with the Dalai Lama, 1st Edition

    By Sander Tideman

    Business as an Instrument for Societal Change: In Conversation with the Dalai Lama is the result of two decades of research and dialogue with His Holiness the Dalai Lama and other leaders in business, government, science and education. Author Sander Tideman, a lawyer and banker who has maintained a…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05

  • Overcoming Challenges to Gender Equality in the Workplace

    Leadership and Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia M. Flynn, Kathryn Haynes, Maureen A. Kilgour

    Many businesses and organizations are increasingly aware of the case for promoting gender equality, both within and outside their organizational boundaries. Evidence suggests that gender equality in the workplace boosts performance, and legal frameworks in many countries mandate specific action on…

    Paperback – 2016-08-01
    The Principles for Responsible Management Education Series

  • Peacemaking and the Extractive Industries

    Towards a Framework for Corporate Peace, 1st Edition

    By Natalie Ralph

    Peacemaking and the Extractive Industries addresses a significant gap in research on the political and diplomatic role of multinational corporations in peace processes in intrastate conflict: Corporate Peacemaking. The author focuses on corporations in the oil and mining sectors, supporting or…

    Paperback – 2015-09-25

  • Creating a Culture of Integrity

    Business Ethics for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Spencer-Cooke, Fran van Dijk

    For companies, unethical business practices like bribery and corruption pose major business risks, and can result in fines, reputational damage, lost business opportunity and – increasingly – criminal or civil charges.Organizations have responded to this critical governance issue with rigorous…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18

  • Beyond Certification

    1st Edition

    By Scott Poynton

    This book is free to download in PDF and EPub formats. Is certification the solution? Can it deliver urgently needed improvements to complex problems like deforestation and the exploitation of people? In this controversial new book, Scott Poynton, founder of The Forest Trust, makes a compelling…

    Paperback – 2015-05-15

  • Practical Wisdom in Management

    Business Across Spiritual Traditions, 1st Edition

    By Theodore Roosevelt Malloch

    Practical Wisdom in Management is the first in-depth case-study book to explore how practical wisdom from spiritual and philosophical traditions inspires corporate culture and leadership. The outcome of the Practical Wisdom Initiative, between The Academy of Business in Society (ABIS) and Yale…

    Hardback – 2014-10-25

  • Spirituality and Business: A Christian Viewpoint

    An Open Letter to Christian Leaders in Times of Urgency, 1st Edition

    By Philippe de Woot

    Are the demands placed on 21st-century business leaders compatible with Christian values? Is it possible to act ethically and be socially responsible within a global system driven by economic demands? This important book explores the current conflict between spirituality and corporate leadership…

    Paperback – 2013-04-01

  • Environmental Ethics

    An Introduction and Learning Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kees Vromans, Rainer Paslack, Gamze Isildar, Rob de Vrind, Jürgen Simon

    As the destructive consequences of environmental problems such as global warming, water scarcity and resource and biodiversity destruction have been felt ever more heavily, people are becoming more aware of the importance of and their responsibilities towards environmental protection. The causes of…

    Paperback – 2012-10-01

  • The Map of Meaning

    A Guide to Sustaining our Humanity in the World of Work, 1st Edition

    By Marjolein Lips-Wiersma, Lani Morris

    This book introduces a "Map of Meaning" called the Holistic Development Model, which provides a clear, simple and profound framework of the dimensions and process of living and working meaningfully.Like all reliable maps this one has been carefully tested. It is based on over 15 years' research…

    Paperback – 2011-09-01

  • New Perspectives on Human Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm McIntosh, Alan Hunter

    This book is testimony to the emergent nature of human security as an idea, as a useful construct and as an operational strategy. The aim is to showcase new directions that may enrich the human security agenda. Some human security discourse is still rooted in the traditional language of the…

    Hardback – 2010-10-01