After reviewing the background section, discuss social contract theory and apply social contract theory to a business situation you are familiar with. To what extent does SCT help to explain differences in ethics and ethical perspectives in a culturally diverse setting?
What is the efficacy of SCT in describing issues related to business ethics?
The response should be at least 350 words.
Terris, D. (2013). Chapter 4: Vulnerabilities. In Ethics at work: Creating virtue at an American corporation. Waltam, MA: Brandeis University Press. Retrieved from the Trident Online Library (ProQuest Ebook Central). Read pages 117-154.
Popa, M., & Salanta, I. (2014). Corporate social responsibility versus corporate social irresponsibility. Management & Marketing, 9(2), 117-154. Available from ProQuest Central in Additional Library Resources.
Lindgreen, A., & Swaen, V. (2010). Corporate social responsibility. International Journal of Management Reviews, 12(1), 1-7. Retrieved from the Trident Online Library.
Mujtaba, B. G., & Cavico, F. J. (2013). Corporate social responsibility and sustainability model for global firms. Journal of Leadership, Accountability and Ethics, 10(1), 58-75.
The following tutorial provides detailed information that can be applied to the topics of this course. There are a number of videos and lessons on ethics.