S1_Overview - 2/24/2010 Ethics Defined 2 The study of the...

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2/24/2010 1 BUSINESS ETHICS Dr. Truong Thi Nam Thang CFVG/Faculty of Business Management-NEU Ethics Defined 2 ± “The study of the general nature of morals and of specific moral choices; moral philosophy; and the rules or standards governing the conduct of the members of a profession” (The American Heritage Dictionary) Ordinary versus Ethical Decisions ± The point where the accepted rules no longer serve, and the decision maker is faced with the responsibility for weighing values and reaching judgment in situation which is not quite the same as any or she has faced before Business Ethics Defined 4 ± Comprises principles and standards that guide behavior in the world of business ± Right or wrong, acceptable or unacceptable behavior within the organization ± Determined by you and key stakeholders
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2/24/2010 2 The Development of Business Ethics 5 ± Before 1960: Ethics in Business U.S. politics: ² A living wage ² The New Deal ² The Fair Deal Philosophy’s domain The Development of Business Ethics 6 ±
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