Business and Professional Ethics in Canada

TitleBusiness and Professional Ethics in Canada
Publication TypeWeb Article
Year of Publication1990
AuthorsMcDonald, MM
Secondary AuthorsDavis, M
Series TitlePerspectives on the Professions
PublisherCenter for the Study of Ethics in the Professions, Illinois Institute of Technology
Place PublishedChicago, IL
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsBUSINESS ethics , education , PHILOSOPHY , PROFESSIONAL ethics
AbstractDiscusses the results of a major survey of universities and researchers in the area of applied ethics to develop a strategy for applied ethics research in Canada. The author discusses activities currently underway in the areas of business and professional ethics. Almost twice as many courses are being taught in bioethics, and business and professional ethics as in areas such as environmental ethics, ethics consulting was found to still be in an embryonic state, and one of the primary aims of research is the development of curriculum materials and case studies.
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