Chapter 42. Whistle-blowing

  1. R. G. Frey and
  2. Christopher Heath Wellman
  1. Terrance McConnell

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996621.ch42

A Companion to Applied Ethics

A Companion to Applied Ethics

How to Cite

McConnell, T. (2005) Whistle-blowing, in A Companion to Applied Ethics (eds R. G. Frey and C. Heath Wellman), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996621.ch42

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557865946

Online ISBN: 9780470996621

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Keywords:

  • whistle-blowing;
  • ethical issues;
  • applied ethics;
  • business ethics;
  • organizational ethics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Some Examples

  • Principal Features of Whistle-blowing

  • Ethical Context

  • Issues for Individuals

  • Issues for Organizations

  • Issues for Society

  • Conclusion