Business Ethics

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Purdue University Press
Professional & Scholarly


This book is an examination of the contemporary ethical problems of business in a philosophical context. It analyzes various types of capitalism, in particular, the Anglo-American type which is practiced primarily in the English-speaking world, and is exemplified by the commercial and financial systems of Wall Street and the City of London. This analysis includes an examination of the corporation, the ethics of the stock market, the morality of takeovers, and the problem of business and the environment. An Ichor Business Book. Norman P. Barry is Professor of Politics at the University of Buckingham.