Business and Society: A Reader in the History, Sociology, and Ethics of Business
Barry Castro (ed.)
Oxford University Press (1996)
|Abstract||Combining perspectives on the interplay of two areas of primary importance to our lives--business and society--this anthology brings together a wide range of readings on the subject. Topics covered include the historical evolution of the business enterprise, the emergence and development of the labor force, and the impact of the international marketplace. Barry Castro concentrates on the moral and social aspects of business, the way it affects national economy, the environment, careers, the disadvantaged, government, and public opinion. Considering the abundance of socioeconomic issues in everyday life, he shows that business ethics is particularly relevant to the business student of today, and that the historical, social and ethical dimensions of business are an inseparable and necessary component of business education.|
|Keywords||Social responsibility of business Industries Social aspects Business ethics Industrial sociology Industrial relations|
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|Call number||HD60.B878 1996|
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