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AUTHORS: Carroll/Buchholtz - ©2009
Take a first-hand look at how responsible business decision makers balance and protect the interests of various stakeholders, including investors, employees, the community, and the environment. BUSINESS AND SOCIETY, ETHICS AND STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT, Seventh Edition, establishes important, diverse stakeholder management and ethical frameworks to help you better understand how to consider and protect stakeholder interests. You examine the social, legal, political, and ethical responsibilities of a business to all external and internal groups that have a stake, or interest, in that business. Strong coverage of ethics and the stakeholder model is balanced with new discussion of critical topics, such as corporate governance, as well as the most current, relevant events headlining news today. You gain a thorough understanding of both individual organizational and societal topics as you extend your learning experience well beyond reading. Apply stakeholder and ethical systems to specific business problems with the book's variety of quality business cases, Ethics in Practice cases, and other real-world applications. This edition's strong emphasis on ethics ensures your ongoing success as you prepare for business situations that will test your values and ethics in today's workplace. Proven applications help you further focus your reasoning skills and enhance the precision with which you consider and make ethical decisions.
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