Business Ethics by O. C. Ferrell
Ethical Decision Making & Cases

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Providing a vibrant new four-color design, market-leading BUSINESS ETHICS: ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CASES, Eighth Edition, delivers an accessible, applied text that thoroughly covers the complex environment in which managers confront ethical decision making. Using a proven managerial framework, the authors address the overall concepts, processes, and best practices associated with successful business ethics programs--helping students see how ethics can be integrated into key strategic business decisions. Thoroughly revised, the exciting new eighth edition incorporates comprehensive and rigorous updates that reflect the recent economic crisis and the ever-increasing academic and governmental attention being given to this area. It also includes nine all-new case studies, while all other cases have been completely updated. Packed with real-world examples, cases, exercises, simulations, and practice tests, BUSINESS ETHICS: ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CASES, Eighth Edition, gives students an abundance of opportunities to master text material through hands-on application.
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About O. C. Ferrell

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O. C. Ferrell is Professor of Marketing and Creative Enterprise Scholar at Anderson Schools of Management, University of New Mexico. He recently served as the Bill Daniels Distinguished Professor of Business Ethics at the University of Wyoming and previously as Chair of the Colorado State University Marketing Department. He also has been on the faculty of the University of Memphis, Texas A&M University, and Illinois State University. He received his PhD in marketing from Louisiana State University. He is past president of the Academic Council of the American Marketing Association and chaired the American Marketing Association Ethics Committee. Under his leadership, the committee developed the AMA Code of Ethics and the AMA Code of Ethics for Marketing on the Internet. He is currently a member of the advisory committee for the AMA marketing certification program. In addition, he is a former member of the Academy of Marketing Science Board of Governors and is a Society of Marketing Advances and Southwestern Marketing Association Fellow. He is the Academy of Marketing Science's Vice President of Publications. He currently serves as Marketing Ethics and Social Issues Section Editor of the Journal of Micromarketing. Dr. Ferrell is the coauthor of 18 books and approximately 75 articles. His articles have been published in the JOURNAL OF MARKETING RESEARCH, JOURNAL OF MARKETING, JOURNAL OF BUSINESS ETHICS, JOURNAL OF BUSINESS RESEARCH, JOURNAL OF THE ACADEMY OF MARKETING SCIENCE, and JOURNAL OF PUBLIC POLICY MARKETING, among others. John Fraedrich is the James J. Jannetides Professor of Business Ethics at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He also teaches on special assignments at universities abroad. Dr. Fraedrich has completed extensive research in the areas of marketing and ethics. His numerous articles have been published in the JOURNAL OF MACRO MARKETING, JOURNAL OF BUSINESS ETHICS, and many other journals. He received his B.S. from Brigham Young University, his M.S. from Texas A&M University, and his Ph.D. in marketing from Texas A&M University in 1988. Dr. Linda Ferrell teaches at the University of New Mexico. In addition to this text, Dr. Ferrell has coauthored BUSINESS & SOCIETY with O. C. Ferrell and Debbie M. Thorne. She completed her Ph.D. at the University of Memphis. She won the best paper award twice at the American Marketing Association's National Summer Educators Meeting and has published articles in the JOURNAL OF BUSINESS ETHICS and the CASE RESEARCH JOURNAL.
Published January 4, 2010 by Cengage Learning. 544 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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