Understanding Ethics and Responsibilities in a Globalizing World

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ISBN: 978-3-319-23080-1 (Print) 978-3-319-23081-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-14

      Ethics and Responsibilities

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      Pages 15-40

      Corporate Leadership in Times of Public Distrust

  3. Responsibility as a Key Concept of Ethics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 41-41

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      Pages 43-57

      Shareholder Primacy as an Impediment to Corporate Social Responsibility

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      Pages 59-81

      From “Free-Floating Responsibility” to Self-Responsibility CSR as Theoretical and Practical Context for Ethics

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      Pages 83-101

      Erosion of Sovereign Control: Deliberation, ‘We-Reasoning,’ and the Legitimacy of Norms and Standards in a Globalized World

  4. Healthy, Fair and Sustainable Business Cultures

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-122

      Morality as an Index of Mental Health of the Organization: Building a Model of Healthy Leadership

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      Pages 123-134

      Do You Believe in Life After Work? A Noninstrumental Defense of Work–Life Balance

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      Pages 135-145

      Sustaining the Sustainable: Creating the Culture of Sustainability

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      Pages 147-167

      Towards Re-theorizing the Firm in Pursuit of Well-Being and Social Justice

  5. Business Engaging in Politics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

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      Pages 171-187

      CSR’s New Challenge: Corporate Political Advocacy

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      Pages 189-199

      Countries in Transition: Ethics Is Not the Key in Their Success. Analysis of Chilean Experience

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      Pages 201-225

      Economic Inequality as an Obstacle to Development

  6. Business Ethics Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 227-227

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      Pages 229-246

      Social Responsibility as a Matter of Justice: A Proposal to Expand Business Ethics Education

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      Pages 247-255

      Sustainability, Justice, and Virtue

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      Pages 257-281

      Moral Reasoning and Learning Outcomes in Undergraduate Business Education: A Cross-Cultural Exploration

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      Pages 283-296

      Efforts and Achievements of Two Decades of Business Ethics Teaching and Research in Africa with a Special Reference to Kenya

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      Pages 297-308

      Conclusion: The Future for Responsibility