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  1. Essential Reading 2 items
    1. Business Ethics - Andrew Crane, Dirk Matten, Sarah Glozer, Laura Spence 2019

      Book Essential

    2. Ethics Theory & Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2015

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

  2. Recommended Reading 11 items
    1. Ethical Theory and Business - Tom L. Beauchamp 2014

      Book Recommended

    2. Gender Equality and Responsible Business: Expanding CSR Horizons - Kate Grosser, Lauren McCarthy, Maureen A. Kilgour 2016

      Book Essential

    3. Business Ethics and Continental Philosophy - Mollie Painter-Morland, Rene Ten Bos 2011

      Book Recommended

    4. The Elements of Moral Philosophy - James Rachels, Stuart Rachels 2012

      Book Recommended

    5. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

      Webpage Recommended An excellent resource for those times when you want to dig a bit deeper into the ethical theory.

    6. Virtue at work: ethics for individuals, managers, and organizations - Geoff Moore 2017

      Book Recommended Very helpful if you want to expand your understanding of virtue ethics in a contemporary business context

  3. Useful Specialist Journals and Library Access 5 items
    1. Journal of Business Ethics 1982- (electronic resource)

      Journal Recommended This journal has an extremely wide remit and you can find something on every possible perspective here including Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability. Quality is variable but there are some absolute classics in the Journal of Business Ethics.

    2. Business Ethics Quarterly - Society for Business Ethics 1991-

      Journal Recommended This is a highly prestigious journal which has some very specialised ethics and philosophical perspectives.

    3. Business Ethics: A European Review (electronic resource)

      Journal Recommended This journal has some much more accessible and sometimes innovative work than JBE and BEQ. While it concentrates on Europe there are many other perspectives represented here. Published by Wiley-Blackwell.

    4. Business and Society - International Association for Business and Society 1960- (electronic resource)

      Journal Recommended This Journal is on the up, with a dynamic editorial team in place. It is focused on corporate social responsibility and contains some really cutting-edge work.

    5. There are also specialist journals according to region e.g. African Journal of Business Ethics and Asian Journal of Business Ethics. Ethics and social responsibility are also increasingly covered in main stream management journals such as Academy of Management Review, Organisation Studies, Journal of Management Studies, Organization and Human Relations.

  4. Session 1: Introduction to Business Ethics & Enterprise 3 items
    1. Ethics Theory & Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2015

      Book Essential Introduction

    2. Ethics Theory and Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2014

      Book Essential Introduction

  5. Session 2: Ethical Theory (1): Act and Rule Utilitarianism 3 items
    1. Ethics Theory & Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2015

      Book Essential Chapter 2: Utilitarianism

    2. Ethics Theory and Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2014

      Book Essential Chapter 2: Utilitarianism

  6. Session 3: Kantian Ethics & Social Contract Theory 3 items
    1. Ethics Theory & Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2015

      Book Essential Chapters 3 & 4

    2. Ethics Theory and Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2014

      Book Essential Chapters 3 & 4

  7. Session 4: Ethical Theory (3): Virtue Ethics 2 items
    1. Ethics Theory & Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2015

      Book Essential Chapters 5.

    2. Ethics Theory and Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2014

      Book Essential Chapters 5.

  8. Session 5: Ethical Theory (4): Feminist Ethics of Care and Gender 4 items
    1. Ethics Theory & Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2015

      Book Essential Chapter 8: Feminine Ethics.

    2. Ethics Theory and Business Practice - Mick Fryer 2014

      Book Essential Chapter 8: Feminine Ethics.

    3. A Feminist Reinterpretation of The Stakeholder Concept - Andrew C. Wicks, Daniel R. Gilbert, R. Edward Freeman 1994

      Article Recommended Highly recommended extra reading

  9. Study Week (18th-22nd Feb) 1 item
    No classes this week- instead use the time to catch up with reading and listening, and start your coursework assignment. Assignment meetings with Lauren or Laura strongly encouraged!
    1. No set reading 

  10. Session 6: Ethics in the Multinational Corporation 2 items
  11. Session 7: Ethics in SMEs & Family Businesses 3 items
    1. Small Business Ethics - L.J. Spence

      Chapter Essential

  12. Session 8: Alternative Models (1): Fair Trade & Certification Models 3 items
    1. The History of Authentic Fair Trade - P Robinson, N Reid 2017

      Document Essential

  13. Session 9: Alternative Models (2): Social Entrepreneurship 2 items
    1. Understanding Social Entrepreneurship: The Relentless Pursuit of Mission in an Ever Changing World - Jill R. Kickul, Thomas S. Lyons 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Chapters 3 & 4

  14. Virtue at Work Ethics for Individuals, Managers, and Organizations - Geoff Moore 2017

    Book  Will be recommended reading for MN5571 2018/19

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