The Centre for Applied Ethics presents the following
Starting Points in...
Here are some suggested starting points for doing research in Business
These are some respected books and journals in the field. This list is
not meant to be exhaustive, and no endorsement of their specific content
(If you're looking specifically for on-line
resources, look here instead).
Tom L. Beauchamp and Norman E. Bowie. Ethical Theory and
4th ed. Prentice Hall, 1993. (See especially Ch. 1, "Ethical Theory and
- W. Michael Hoffman and Robert E. Frederick, eds. Business Ethics:
Readings and Cases in Corporate Morality. McGraw-Hill, 1995.
Marianne Moody Jennings. Case Studies in Business Ethics. West
Publishing Company, 1996.
Manuel G. Velasquez. Business Ethics: Concepts and Cases, 5th ed. Prentice Hall,
Deborah C. Poff and Wilfrid J. Waluchow. Business Ethics in
Canada, Prentice-Hall Canada, 1991.