David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Business Ethics 16 (10):1059-1075 (1997)
This is a descriptive study which examined the attitudes and perceptions of 273 business students at eight universities across the U.S. towards ethics education. The results indicate that students perceive that the level of discussion of ethics and ethical issues ranges from less than adequate in some marketing courses to adequate in others. Sales/sales management courses received the highest ratings for coverage of ethical issues, while transportation/logistics courses scored the lowest.The study also finds that students believe, quite strongly, that the discussion of ethics and ethical issues is worthwhile and important. Many feel a course in business/marketing ethics should be required and more indicate that they would take such a course, if offered, even if it was not required.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Dirk Matten & Jeremy Moon (2005). Corporate Social Responsibility. Journal of Business Ethics 54 (4):323-337.
David Kim, Dan Fisher & David McCalman (2009). Modernism, Christianity, and Business Ethics: A Worldview Perspective. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 90 (1):115 - 121.
Bodo B. Schlegelmilch & Magdalena Öberseder (2010). Half a Century of Marketing Ethics: Shifting Perspectives and Emerging Trends. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 93 (1):1 - 19.
Samer Alhawari & Amine Nehari Talet (2011). Ethical Decision Making with Information Systems Students. International Journal of Cyber Ethics in Education 1 (2):41-53.
Similar books and articles
Richard F. Beltramini, Robert A. Peterson & George Kozmetsky (1984). Concerns of College Students Regarding Business Ethics. Journal of Business Ethics 3 (3):195 - 200.
M. Lynnette Smyth & James R. Davis (2004). Perceptions of Dishonesty Among Two-Year College Students: Academic Versus Business Situations. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 51 (1):63-73.
James R. Davis & Ralph E. Welton (1991). Professional Ethics: Business Students' Perceptions. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 10 (6):451 - 463.
Ralph W. Giacobbe & Madhav N. Segal (2000). A Comparative Analysis of Ethical Perceptions in Marketing Research: U.S.A. Vs. Canada. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 27 (3):229 - 245.
George M. Zinkhan, Michael Bisesi & Mary Jane Saxton (1989). Mbas' Changing Attitudes Toward Marketing Dilemmas: 1981–1987. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 8 (12):963 - 974.
Charles D. Bodkin & Thomas H. Stevenson (2007). University Students' Perceptions Regarding Ethical Marketing Practices: Affecting Change Through Instructional Techniques. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 72 (3):207 - 228.
David J. Burns, Jeffrey K. Fawcett & John Lanasa (1994). Business Students' Ethical Perceptions of Retail Situations: A Microcultural Comparison. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 13 (9):667 - 679.
Kenneth M. Hiltebeitel & Scott K. Jones (1992). An Assessment of Ethics Instruction in Accounting Education. Journal of Business Ethics 11 (1):37 - 46.
Michael S. Lane & Dietrich Schaupp (1989). Ethics in Education: A Comparative Study. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 8 (12):943 - 949.
Eugene D. Jaffe & Alexandr Tsimerman (2005). Business Ethics in a Transition Economy: Will the Next Russian Generation Be Any Better? [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 62 (1):87 - 97.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads6 ( #203,160 of 1,100,730 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #115,309 of 1,100,730 )
How can I increase my downloads?