Business Ethics and the Natural Environment
Copyright © 2005 Lisa H. Newton
Author(s): Lisa H. Newton
Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
Print ISBN: 9781405116626
Online ISBN: 9780470776452
About this Book
Business Ethics and the Natural Environment examines the present status of relations between corporate enterprise and the natural environment in the world today.
•Discusses such questions as: What obligations does a corporation have toward the environment? To respect entities unprotected by law? To care about future generations?
•Argues that environmentally-friendly business practices yield dividends exceeding expectations, and that the competitive firm of the 21st century will follow "green" standards
•Provides a background in ethics, a survey of business ethics, an account of environmental philosophy, an overview of environmental legal issues, and an account of the problems associated with globalization