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Between Enterprise and Ethics: Business and Management in a Bimoral Society



We live in a “bimoral” society, in which people govern their lives by two contrasting sets of principles. On the one hand there are the principles associated with traditional morality. Although these allow a modicum of self-interest, their emphasis is on our duties and obligations to others: to treat people honestly and with respect, to treat them fairly and without prejudice, to help and care for them when needed, and ultimately, to put their needs above our own. On the other hand there are…

Between Enterprise And Ethics

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : John Hendry | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199267552
ISBN 13 : 0199267553

The author explores the phenomenon of 'bimorality', whereby we live our lives by two contrasting sets of principles, one set by traditional modernity, the other by the modern empha..

Ethics And Finance

Pub Date : 2013-11-07 | Author : John Hendry | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781107654259
ISBN 13 : 1107654254

Ethics and Finance: An Introduction provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the ethical issues raised by modern finance. Drawing carefully on ethical theory and wit..

Construction Stakeholder Management

Pub Date : 2009-10-22 | Author : Ezekiel Chinyio | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 1444315358
ISBN 13 : 9781444315356

This book captures best practice in construction stakeholdermanagement using a range of international case studies. Itdemonstrates stakeholder mapping, presents the power/interestm..

Responsibility Ethics And Legitimacy Of Corporations

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Jacob Dahl Rendtorff | Publisher : Copenhagen Business School Press DK

ISBN 10 : 8763002205
ISBN 13 : 9788763002202

This is the foundation for an analysis of the ethical relations to internal and external constituencies of the firm (ie: shareholders, owners, investors, management, employees, con..

Wealth Commerce And Philosophy

Pub Date : 2017-06-02 | Author : Eugene Heath | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226443850
ISBN 13 : 022644385X

Humanomics in business ethics / Deirdre N. McCloskey -- Introduction / Eugene Heath and Byron Kaldis -- Wealth and commerce in archaic Greece: Homer and Hesiod / Mark S. Peacock --..

Management A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2013-10-24 | Author : John Hendry | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191642692
ISBN 13 : 019164269X

John Hendry, a leading management scholar, looks at the nature and practice of Management in this Very Short Introduction. Tracing the development of management over the last centu..

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