Cengage Advantage Books: Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business

Author: Marianne M. Jennings

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305465253

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 576

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With more than 200 real-world cases and critical-thinking exercises, FOUNDATIONS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS, 3E helps readers define their ethical compass within the business world. Authored by a renowned scholar of business ethics, it uses an integrated approach to thoroughly explore the intersection of law, business strategy, and ethics. A concise legal environment text, it covers all core topics and features intriguing examples of legal and ethical issues pulled straight from the news and pop culture. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books: Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business

Author: Marianne M. Jennings

Publisher: Nelson Education

ISBN: 1305465253

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 576

View: 601

With more than 200 real-world cases and critical-thinking exercises, FOUNDATIONS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS, 3E helps readers define their ethical compass within the business world. Authored by a renowned scholar of business ethics, it uses an integrated approach to thoroughly explore the intersection of law, business strategy, and ethics. A concise legal environment text, it covers all core topics and features intriguing examples of legal and ethical issues pulled straight from the news and pop culture. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books: Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business

Author: Marianne Jennings

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0324566514

Category: Education

Page: 552

View: 1199

Using an integrated approach, FOUNDATIONS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS thoroughly explores the intersection of law, business strategy, and ethics by providing over 200 real-world applications and exercises. Instead of presenting law through a rote learning method, FOUNDATIONS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS provides cases and critical-thinking exercises that illustrate, on almost every page, the clear relevance of the material to issues students will face in the business world. The text’s solid theme on ethics challenges students to develop their own moral barometer. FOUNDATIONS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS, a briefer version of Jennings’s successful BUSINESS: ITS LEGAL, ETHICAL, AND GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT, is an excellent resource for teaching future managers how to understand and apply legal and ethical concepts. It fulfills current curricular and AACSB accrediting standards. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of the Legal Environment Today

Author: Roger LeRoy Miller

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305446178

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 600

View: 3512

Current, succinct, and student-friendly, ESSENTIALS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, 5E delivers complete one-semester coverage of business law and its environment in a straightforward, nontechnical style. Cases are summarized by the authors and integrated throughout chapters. Miller explains legal issues and court decisions with minimal legal jargon while keeping readers engaged with the material. Hands-on applications help students strengthen their critical thinking skills as well as think through ethical dilemmas before they confront them in the workplace. The book also explores how traditional law has been applied to issues involving the Internet and how the laws of other nations deal with topics discussed in the text. In addition to Cases and Case Problems featuring issues from legal disputes in 2013 and 2014, the fifth edition includes an all-new chapter on Internet Law, Social Media, and Privacy, new Managerial Strategy features, new Preventing Legal Disputes features, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Managing Human Resources in the Middle-East

Author: Pawan S. Budhwar,Kamel Mellahi

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134271913

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 328

View: 6281

Managing Human Resources in the Middle East provides the reader with an understanding of the dynamics of HRM in this important region. Systematic analysis highlights the main factors and variables dictating HRM policies and practices within each country. Diverse and unique cultural, institutional and business environment factors which play a significant role in determining HRM systems in the region are also elaborated upon. The text moves from a general overview of HRM in the Middle-East to an exploration of the current status, role and strategic importance of the HR function in a wide-range of country-specific chapters, before highlighting the emerging HRM models and future challenges for research, policy and practice. This text is invaluable reading for academics, students and practitioners alike.

Managers and the Legal Environment: Strategies for Business

Author: Constance E. Bagley

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337555088

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 944

View: 1403

With new cases and examples from headlines, MANAGERS AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT: STRATEGIES FOR BUSINESS, 9E equips readers with the legal knowledge and risk management techniques for success as a business manager. Cutting-edge coverage and a strategic approach teach how to enhance realizable value, redeploy resources, and manage legal and business risk. Up-to-date coverage addresses the rights of workers at firms, like Uber, in the gig economy; the right of employers to restrict employees’ social media; ethics of compensating workers who are tipped; law to protect children’s safety on the Internet; Fourth Amendment concerns in searches of cell location; rules governing crowdfunding; and the ramifications of the EU’s “right to be forgotten.” Readers learn to use legal tools to create value, attain business objectives, resolve legal issues, and handle legal disputes. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Ethical Business

Challenges and Controversies

Author: Kamel Mellahi,Kevin Morrell,Geoffrey Wood

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 0230313590

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 2637

This text provides an up-to-date, critical analysis of contemporary issues in business ethics. The authors begin with an overview of the major, broad themes in business ethics, then move to a more practical discussion of ethics in key management functions. The second edition of The Ethical Business has been updated to address current thinking and new problems faced, with new chapters focusing on the symbiotic relationship between business and the environment and new case studies. An essential core text for today's business students, bringing ethical dilemmas into context to provide the foundation of good management practice. Key Features: An up to date look at contemporary issues in business ethics, an area of huge importance in today's business world Critical analysis of contemporary issues in business ethics Case studies demonstrate the practical application of ethical themes Pedagogical features such as boxed vignettes on current ethical dilemmas aid understanding and learning A companion website with topical and interactive features

Cengage Advantage Books: Law for Business

Author: John D. Ashcroft,Katherine Ashcroft,Martha Patterson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305887557

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 608

View: 9838

LAW FOR BUSINESS, 19E from Cengage Advantage Books provides a practical approach to law that emphasizes the current, relevant topics current and future professionals need to succeed in business today. Compelling cases throughout this edition highlight recent business challenges, such as trademark infringement, capacity to contract, agency, and employment-at-will. In addition, timely coverage of business ethics and the law provides new insights into recent corporate scandals and indictments. Popular legal authors Ashcroft, Ashcroft, and Patterson combine short chapters and a full-color design with real-world examples, meaningful applications and Learning Objectives to make business law approachable and applicable for reader’s future success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Wrightsman's Psychology and the Legal System

Author: Edith Greene,Kirk Heilbrun

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285500210

Category: Education

Page: 496

View: 940

WRIGHTMAN'S PSYCHOLOGY AND THE LEGAL SYSTEM shows you the critical importance of psychology's concepts and methods to the functioning of many aspects of today's legal system. Featuring topics such as competence to stand trial, the insanity defense, expert forensic testimony, analysis of eye witness identification, criminal profiling, and many others, this best-selling book gives you a comprehensive overview of psychology's contributions to the legal system, and the many roles available to trained psychologists within the system. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Twisted Links

Author: Anthony J. Pelham,Donna K. Pelham

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780983616993

Category: Law

Page: 294

View: 4235

Golf pro and wise-cracking attorney Desmond Thomas returns to the scene of the crime after the mysterious death of his close friend, club pro at the super-elite Chesapeake Bluffs Golf and Country Club. He quickly finds that golf clubs are not the only things swinging at the prestigious resort. Intrigue, innuendo and illegalities often rule the day, turning his investigation into a mine-field of temptations and legal liability, with hazards abounding both on and off the course. Never losing his sense of humor, Desmond deals with love, lust, and legal chaos on a daily basis during the process of transforming himself from golf pro and lawyer into self-proclaimed "super-sleuth."

Contemporary Issues in Business Ethics

Author: Joseph R. DesJardins,John J. McCall

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285197402

Category: Philosophy

Page: 480

View: 4839

CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN BUSINESS ETHICS, 6E introduces readers to business ethics by focusing on the influence of market mechanisms and social values on workplace norms. And because business is increasingly a global enterprise, this edition emphasizes the role of ethics both at home and abroad. CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN BUSINESS ETHICS, 6E also takes time to look at ethics from the unique perspectives of either employee or employer. Along the way, readers also learn about such topics as ethical relativism, ethics and the law, virtue ethics, and ethical decision-making. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Studyguide for Cengage Advantage Books

Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business by Jennings, Marianne M., ISBN 9781305117457

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Publisher: Cram101

ISBN: 9781538835845

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Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanies: 9781305117457. This item is printed on demand.

Foundations of Color

Author: Jeff Davis

Publisher: Tempe Digital

ISBN: 0986163716

Category: Art

Page: 100

View: 4607

Foundations of Color by Jeff Davis provides a straightforward examination of the major topics of color theory. Written in a clear and concise style, this text presents the basic concepts of color in a logical order, with each chapter building on the next. The book employs a highly visual design with numerous diagrams that elegantly illustrate each color principle. The diagrams are paired with relevant examples of contemporary art that connect theory to application. Foundations of Color has been written to be accessible by anyone with an interest in art or design. The efficient, practical approach provides useful guidance for beginning students and practicing professionals alike. Bridging traditional color theory with modern and digital applications, this book is appropriate for any creative field, including fine art, graphic design, interior design, fashion, photography, and web design. Foundations of Color is an essential addition to any art and design library. TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1 - Color provides an introduction to the phenomenon of color, the physics of light, and color vision. Chapter 2 - Hue examines the defining property of hue and explores the idea of color temperature through warm and cool hues. Chapter 3 - Value examines the defining property of value and explores the use of a value scale for measuring normal value. Chapter 4 - Saturation examines the defining property of saturation, from chromatic to neutral to achromatic colors. It also discusses the color variations of tints, tones, and shades. Chapter 5 - Color Systems outlines systems for organizing color, from traditional paint to contemporary additive and subtractive systems. Primary, secondary, and tertiary hues are identified and organized into a color wheel for each color system. Chapter 6 - Color Schemes explores methods for developing color schemes, including monochromatic, analogous, and complementary relationships. Additional combinations focusing on hue, value, and saturation are examined for achieving color harmony. Chapter 7 - Color Interaction explores the interaction of color and effects such as afterimage, simultaneous contrast, optical mixing, and vibration. Chapter 8 - Color Composition concludes by reviewing the compositional effects of color. Topics include color's impact on emphasis, balance, space, and unity.

Survey of Economics

Author: Irvin B. Tucker

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133713351

Category: Education

Page: 592

View: 2812

Designed specifically for the one-semester introductory economics course for non-majors, Tucker's SURVEY OF ECONOMICS, Eighth Edition, delivers the most comprehensive and pedagogically rich treatment of introduction to economics available. Readable, sensible, and interesting, this text is renowned for its engaging presentation, emphasis on critical thinking, active learning environment, highly motivational pedagogy, unrivaled visual learning support, and numerous in-chapter applications and review opportunities. With its focus on the most basic tools and topics in economics in the context of real-world issues, the book gives students the opportunity to see how economic issues play out at national and international levels. The eighth edition has been thoroughly updated to show students how economics impacts their own world through topics such as privatization versus nationalization, social security, carbon emissions, social-networking sites, America's housing bubble, and gasoline prices. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Legal Environment of Business: A Managerial Approach: Theory to Practice

Author: Sean Melvin

Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin

ISBN: 9780073377698

Category: Law

Page: 800

View: 8734

This textbook emphasizes bridging the gap between understanding legal doctrines that impact the business environment and how business owners and managers use legal insight to limit liability and manage risk. Its distinct approach focuses on using teaching features, simulations, case studies, examples, and case law that is accessible and engaging because it is specifically tailored for business students.

Living in the Environment: Principles, Connections, and Solutions

Author: G. Tyler Miller,Scott Spoolman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133169546

Category: Science

Page: 800

View: 2663

Sustainability is the integrating theme of this current and thought-provoking book. LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT provides the basic scientific tools for understanding and thinking critically about the environment. Co-authors G. Tyler Miller and Scott Spoolman inspire students to take a positive approach toward finding and implementing useful environmental solutions in their own lives and in their careers. Updated with the most up-to-date information, art, and Good News examples, the text engages and motivates students with vivid case studies and hands-on quantitative exercises. The concept-centered approach transforms complex environmental topics and issues into key concepts that students will understand and remember. Overall, by framing the concepts with goals for more sustainable lifestyles and human communities, students see how promising the future can be. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Law for Business and Personal Use

Author: John Adamson,Amanda Morrison

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0538496908

Category: Law

Page: 688

View: 2503

Explore the foundations of business law as well as the application of legal concepts to everyday life. LAW FOR BUSINESS AND PERSONAL USE, 19E, combines strong content and interactive technology with consistent, proven instruction to maintain student interest and support active learning. Coverage includes contracts, criminal law, environmental law, family law, and consumer protection. With more than 1,000 cases, LAW FOR BUSINESS AND PERSONAL USE, 19E, offers plenty of opportunities for case analysis and research. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Foundations of Business

Author: William M. Pride,Robert J. Hughes,Jack R. Kapoor

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305511069

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 560

View: 5571

Gain a solid understanding of business today and what it takes to become a better employee, more informed consumer, and even a successful business owner with the best-selling FOUNDATONS OF BUSINESS, 5E. This up-to-date, comprehensive survey of business highlights forms of business ownership, management and organization, human resources management, marketing, social media and e-business, information systems, accounting, and finance. Core topics and special features examine ethics and social responsibility, small business and entrepreneurship, and global issues, while new coverage addresses cutting-edge topics, such as the impact of social media in business, the economic recovery and remaining economic issues, international business, green and socially responsible business, and sustainability. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of the Legal Environment

Author: Roger LeRoy Miller,Frank B. Cross

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285415264

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 624

View: 2617

Get your money's worth with ESSENTIALS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT! This affordable text offers complete one-semester coverage of business law and its environment in a non-technical, straightforward, and engaging style. Authors Miller and Cross explain legal issues and court decisions in a way that pares down legal jargon while still conveying what you need to know to succeed in your course and in the legal environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Legal Environment

Author: Jeffrey F. Beatty,Susan S. Samuelson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305887085

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 936

View: 6034

Using an innovative storytelling style to bring cases and legal concepts to life, LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, 6E presents a full range of legal environment topics in a series of brief, quick-reading chapters. Readers see the relevance of legal issues to their own career paths with this book’s unique emphasis on the business applications of each concept. Expanded coverage highlights international law, employment discrimination and other legal topics of interest to today’s learners, including social media, technology, and cutting-edge intellectual property issues. Readers who have used this book share that they don’t want to stop reading and they had no idea business law could be so interesting. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.