Book Volume 25 2008

Leadership and Business Ethics

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-8428-7 (Print) 978-1-4020-8429-4 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-12

      Introduction

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      Chapter

      Pages 13-27

      Business Ethics: Europe Versus America

  3. Individual Level Business Leadership

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Pages 31-38

      Using Discernment to Make Better Business Decisions

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      Pages 39-56

      The Virtuous Manager: A Vision for Leadership in Business

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      Pages 57-79

      Business Ethics Beyond the Moral Imagination: A Response to Richard Rorty

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      Pages 81-101

      Socratic Questions and Aristotelian Answers: A Virtue-Based Approach to Business Ethics

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      Pages 103-115

      Inspirational Leadership in Business and Other Domains

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      Chapter

      Pages 117-129

      People in Business: Context and Character

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      Pages 131-147

      Responsible Leadership beyond Managerial Rationality: The Necessity of Reconnecting Ethics and Spirituality

  4. Organizational Level Business Leadership

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 149-149

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      Chapter

      Pages 151-163

      How Losing Soul Leads to Ethical Corruption in Business

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      Pages 165-176

      Corporate Culture and Organisational Ethics

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      Pages 177-193

      Values in the Marketplace: What Is Ethical Retailing?

  5. Societal Level Business Leadership

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Chapter

      Pages 197-210

      The Marketing of Human Images as a Challenge to Ethical Leadership

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      Chapter

      Pages 211-227

      Alternative Business Ethics: A Challenge for Leadership

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      Chapter

      Pages 229-249

      The UN Global Compact: The Challenge and the Promise

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      Pages 251-268

      Corporate Citizenship: The Dark-Side Paradoxes of Success

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      Pages 269-289

      Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Moral Responsibility, and Systems Thinking: Is There a Difference and the Difference it Makes

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 291-328