Table of Contents

 

Chapter 1:† A Deliberate Decision To Be Ethical

1-1

†††† Making Choices

 

†††† Ethics Beyond Philosophers

1-2

†††† Being Ethically Responsible

1-3

†††† Caring For others

1-4

Chapter 2:† Work Ethics

2-1

†††† Ethics On The Job

 

†††† Education Requirements

 

†††† Donít Kill The Messenger

2-4

†††† When We Have Failed To Do Something Important

2-7

†††† Setting Up Professional Standards

2-8

†††† Questions As Well As Answers

 

†††† Professional Conduct

2-10

†††† Ethics In The Workplace

2-11

†††† Ethical Excellence

2-13

†††† Basic Principles Used By Business

2-15

†††† Asking The Right Questions

2-16

†††† Listening - The Route To Success

 

†††† Patience, Patience, Patience!

2-18

†††† Customer Satisfaction

2-19

†††† The Difficult Customer

2-20

†††† Preparing For The Inevitable

2-21

†††† Using Specific Language

 

Chapter 3:† A Moral Obligation

3-1

†††† Family Obligation

 

†††† Free Choice

3-2

†††† Egoism

3-4

†††† Objectivist Theory

3-5

†††† Cultural Ethics; Perceptions Of Ethics

3-6

†††† Moral Persuasion (moral reformers)

3-8

†††† Rationalizing Morals

3-9

Chapter 4:† The Teaching Of Ethics

4-1

†††† Can Ethics Be Taught?

 

†††† A Moral Habit

4-3

†††† Violence In The Name Of Ethics

4-5

†††† The Addiction To Power

4-6

†††† Objective Morality

4-8

†††† Avoiding Negativity

4-10

†††† Who Is The Teacher?

4-12

†††† Are Manners Part Of Ethics?

4-13

Chapter 5:† Financial Ethics

5-1

†††† Ethical Investing

 

†††† Investing In Familiar Products

5-2

†††† Searching For Compatible Companies

5-3

†††† Personal Involvement

 

†††† Forcing Change Through Investing

5-4

†††† SRI

5-5

†††† The Avoidance Investor

5-6

†††† Positive Investing Approach

5-7

†††† Criteria From The National Council of Churches

5-8

†††† The Activist Investor

5-9

†††† Gadflies

5-10

†††† Ethical Investing For Profit

5-13

†††† Investing In Small Companies

 

†††† Investing For The Long Term

5-15

†††† Early Ethical Investment Trends

 

†††† Where Does One Begin?

 

†††† Two Basic Categories Of Investments

5-16

†††† Know Thyself

5-17

†††† Investment Portfolios

5-18

†††† Appraising Oneself

5-19

†††† Considering Current Financial Status

5-21

†††† Future Financial Concerns

 

†††† Two Portfolio Constants: Change & Deliberateness

5-23

†††† Ethical Banking

5-24

†††† Credit Unions

5-25

†††† Minority Owned Banks

5-26

†††† Socially Responsible Credit Card Companies

5-26

 

 

 

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