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Eugene Heath, Byron Kaldis and Alexei Marcoux
The discipline of business ethics
1 The history of business ethics
The “idol of origins”
Critics of capitalism
Business ethics becomes a field of study
2 Theorists and philosophers on business ethics
Ancient and medieval suspicions of commerce
The modern approval of business
The late modern attack on business
The philosophic epoch of business ethics
3 Theory and method in business ethics
Hostility to business and business ethics
The philosophical background
The Enlightenment Project and contemporary ethics
Exploration: the “new” normative ...