A perspective of collective consciousness of business organizations

Journal of Business Ethics 80 (4):889 - 898 (2008)
Abstract
The article discusses the meaning of consciousness and presents a collective consciousness view of business organizations and their development. It proposes an integrative hierarchical framework of three levels of organizational consciousness: material, social and spiritual. The concepts of excellence, ethical and moral temperament of organizations at different levels of consciousness are also discussed. The article describes the features of social and spiritually conscious business organizations, taking some examples from secondary sources. Overall, it is an attempt to link the ideals of human evolution with the potential behaviour of business corporations.
Keywords ethics  market  organizational consciousness  social and spiritual consciousness
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Praveen Kulshreshtha (2007). Economics, Ethics and Business Ethics: A Critique of Interrelationships. International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics 3 (1):33-41.
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