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The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

By: 
Terence Lau and Lisa Johnson
Version: 
2.0
Published: 
May 2014
Page Count: 
318
Online Access Price: 
$29.95
Full Color Book + Online Access Price: 
$49.95
ISBN: 
978-1-4533-5695-1

 

The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business, v. 2.0

 

Terence Lau and Lisa Johnson


WHAT'S NEW IN 2.0:

    • RELEVANT CASES & EXAMPLES
    • With updated information in each chapter, this textbook will continue to illustrate the relevance of law and ethics to the happenings of the present day.

    • NEW AREAS OF COVERAGE:
    • Agency law, ethics, bankruptcy, consumer protection, debtor-creditor relations, and secured transactions. Some of this material may be contained in one or two new chapters, and some of this material may be added as a new section or sections in an existing chapter.


    In writing The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business, Terence Lau and Lisa Johnson had simple aims:

      • To present the often overwhelming legal environment of business in an exciting and relevant way
      • To provide faculty a way of achieving that goal

      This textbook is suitable for these courses: Legal Environment of Business

      This textbook is suitable for 2 and 4 year institutions.


      PEDAGOGICAL FEATURES

        • DISCUSSION QUESTIONS:
        • The questions within each chapter of this textbook encourage critical thought, engagement, and dialogue.

        • INTERACTIVE EXERCISES & VIDEO:
        • These allow students to engage with concepts and apply ideas through hands-on learning.

        • “QUESTION OF ETHICS” SECTIONS:
        • Each chapter contains sections with real world ethical dilemmas relevant to the topic under study.

        • REAL WORLD APPLICATIONS:
        • With all of its unique aspects, this textbooks allows students to apply concepts in the context of relevant legal environment of business (LEB) topics shaping actual decision-makers’ actions. It’s real world practice in the safety of the classroom environment.

        • CUSTOMIZABILITY:
        • The Flat World Knowledge publishing model allows instructors to adapt the textbook to the exact needs of their specific class and student body.

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Need assistance in supplementing your quizzes and tests? Our test item files (in Word format) contain many true/false, multiple choice, fill in the blanks, and short essay questions.

The Instructor Manual (in Word format) will help guide you through the main concepts of each chapter such as learning objectives, key terms and takeaways. Many also include explanations and answers to chapter exercises.

A PowerPoint presentation highlighting key learning objectives and the main concepts for each chapter are available for you to use in your classroom. You can either cut and paste sections or use the presentation as a whole

Terrence lau

Terence Lau University of Dayton

Terence Lau is a professor of business law in the Management/Marketing Department at the School of Business Administration, University of Dayton (UD). He served as the 2006 Supreme Court Fellow at the Supreme Court of the United States. Prior to joining UD, he was in-house counsel to Ford Motor Company in Detroit and Director for Governmental Affairs for ASEAN to Ford Asia-Pacific in Bangkok. He holds a JD from Syracuse University.

Lisa Johnson University Of Puget Sound

Lisa Johnson is a Professor of Business and Leadership at the University of Puget Sound. She holds a J.D. with a certificate in Environmental and Natural Resources Law from the Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College; a Ph.D. from Portland State University in Public Affairs and Policy; an MPA with a focus on international environmental policy from Indiana University, and an MFA from Pacific Lutheran University. She is a Fellow at the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. From 2015–2017, Professor Johnson was the Nat S. and Marian W. Rogers Professor.
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