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The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society

Second Edition
Seven Volume Set
Edited by:

April 2018 | 4 072 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc

Thoroughly revised, updated, and expanded, The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society, Second Edition explores current topics, such as mass social media, cookies, and cyber-attacks, as well as traditional issues including accounting, discrimination, environmental concerns, and management.  The new edition also includes an in-depth examination of current and recent ethical affairs, such as the dangerous work environments of off-shore factories for Western retailers, the negligence resulting in the 2010 BP oil spill, Apple’s exploitation of outdated tax code, the gender wage gap, the minimum wage debate and increasing income disparity and the unparalleled level of debt in the U.S. and other countries with the challenges it presents to many societies and the considerable impact on the ethics of intergenerational wealth transfers.

Key features include:

  • seven volumes, with more than 1,200 signed entries by significant figures in the field
  • cross-references and suggestions for further readings to guide students to in-depth resources
  • Thematic Reader’s Guide groups related entries by general topics
  • Index allows for thorough browse-and-search capabilities in the electronic edition.
Volume 1
List of Entries
Reader’s Guide
About the Editor
Entries A
Entries B
Entries C
Volume 2
List of Entries
Entry C (Cont)
Entry D
Entry E
Volume 3
List of Entries
Entry E (Cont)
Entry F
Entry G
Volume 4
List of Entries
Entry G (Cont)
Entry H
Entry I
Entry J
Entry K
Entry L
Volume 5
List of Entries
Entry M
Entry N
Entry O
Entry P
Volume 6
List of Entries
Entry P (Cont)
Entry Q
Entry R
Entry S
List of Entries
Volume 7
Entry S (Cont)
Entry T
Entry U
Entry V
Entry W
Entry Z
Clark Farmer
Clark Farmer
Clark Farmer
John Holcomb
Business Judgment Rule
John Holcomb
Golden Parachutes
John Holcomb
Interest Groups
John Holcomb
Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs)
John Holcomb
Political Action Committees (PACs)
John Holcomb
Shareholder Resolutions
John Holcomb
William Martello
Airline Deregulation
William Martello
Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs)
William Martello
Savings and Loan Scandal

Robert W. Kolb

Robert W. Kolb is Professor of Finance and the Frank W. Considine Chair of Applied Ethics in the business school at Loyola University Chicago. Kolb’s career as a finance professor spans almost three decades and includes appointments at the University of Florida, Emory University, and the University of Miami, where he served as department chair and as the John S. and James L. Knight Professor of Finance. Recently he was Professor of Finance and Assistant Dean for Business and Society at the University of Colorado at Boulder. There he led the school’s program in business ethics and business and society. He has published more than 50 academic... More About Author

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ISBN: 9781483381527

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