WorldCat Identities

Newton, Lisa H. 1939-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 248 publications in 3 languages and 7,758 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HF5387, 174.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lisa H Newton
Taking sides by Lisa H Newton( Book )

43 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in English and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings pro and con on controversial business ethics and society
Business ethics and the natural environment by Lisa H Newton( Book )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An excellent resource for students, this book provides a full background in ethics, an overview of business ethics, environmental legal issues and environmental philosophy, and an account of the problems associated with globalization and the response of nongovernmental organizations."--Jacket
Permission to steal : revealing the roots of corporate scandal : an address to my fellow citizens by Lisa H Newton( Book )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American culture applauds those who will do anything to make it to the top. The past decades have seen success redefined in terms of more wealth and power. Citing examples including Enron, Arthur Andersen, and WorldCom, this work explores what went wrong, and advocates a reassessment of what is considered 'good' in corporate America
Ethics in America : source reader by Lisa H Newton( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This provocative new series features nearly 100 well-known panelists who tackle highly-charged ethical issues involving loyalty, confidentiality, privacy, truthfulness, and personal ethics. In this series are headline cases from business, government, law, journalism, the military, or medicine that spotlight the moral dilemmas seen every day in the U.S.A
Business ethics in the social context : law, profits, and the evolving moral practice of business by Lisa H Newton( )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book tracks the rise of Business Ethics as a discipline in the United States through a review of the basic understandings of the role of business practices in the operations of society, beginning with Aristotle and proceeding to a review of the formative concepts and cases in the history of American business
Ethical decision making : introduction to cases and concepts in ethics by Lisa H Newton( )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This short introduction to the discipline of Ethics in its practical and professional applications teaches, in simplest form, the discipline's vocabulary and forms of reasoning.  It includes illustrative cases, clear explanations of philosophical terminology, and presents decision procedures appropriate to a hierarchy of cases.  It is meant to be a foundation for elementary work in Ethics
The American experience in bioethics by Lisa H Newton( )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume tracks the development in the United States of the field of Bioethics, Ethics applied to the disciplines of medicine, nursing, and health care in general, including medical research and the complex economic and political problems surrounding the provision of medical and nursing care. It explains how the United States developed, case by case, the central rules and principles of ER ethics in the Health Care System. The discussion includes the controversies centering on birth, death, clinical research, experimental procedures (cloning, reproductive technology, organ transplants), and ends with a substantial suggestion on the provision of health care for all
Ethics and sustainability : sustainable development and the moral life by Lisa H Newton( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American experience in environmental protection by Lisa H Newton( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tracks the growth of environmental awareness and conservation in the United States through the major trends of the 20th century, and establishes a philosophical ground for protection of the environment. It records a major cultural shift in the thinking of this nation, and provides guidelines for its continuation
Watersheds : classic cases in environmental ethics by Lisa H Newton( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This environmental casebook presents cases with the detail required for students to experience serious and complex issues
Wake-up calls : classic cases in business ethics by Lisa H Newton( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethics in America study guide by Lisa H Newton( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watersheds 2 : ten cases in environmental ethics by Lisa H Newton( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indice del volume Preface Introduction Ch. 1 Dirty Bombs: The Legacy of War 1 Ch. 2 Too Much of a Good Thing: The Population Problem 17 Ch. 3 The Legacy of an Explosion: Bhopal and Responsible Care 34 Ch. 4 The Diversity and the Trees: The Tropical Rainforest 54 Ch. 5 To Reclaim a Legacy: The Tallest Trees in America 72 Ch. 6 Oil and Water: Exxon Valdez and the Cleanup 98 Ch. 7 Wounded Air: Global Climate Change 120 Ch. 8 The Silence of the Birds: Rachel Carson and the Pesticides 132 Ch. 9 Skunked: The Death of the Great Fisheries 147 Ch. 10 Private Property and Takings: The Law and the Political Tradition 164 Epilogue: Toward the Millennium 185 Bibliography 188 Index 210
Watersheds 3 : ten cases in environmental ethics by Lisa H Newton( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newton and Dillingham (both of Fairfield U.) present ten essays treating different issues of the environment as a supplement to undergraduate environmental ethics classes. The essays explain the basics of the controversies surrounding such issues as genetically modified organisms, overpopulation and population control measures, the effects of global warming, the threatened great apes species, the legacy of the chemical disaster in Bhopal India, the emergence of antibiotic resistance, deforestation, and nuclear waste cleanup. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Taking sides( )

in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This debate style reader introduces students to controversies in business ethics, presenting the arguments of leading business commentators and philosophers. The 10th edition includes CAPITALISM AND THE CORPORATION (Can Capitalism Lead to Human Happiness? Can Restructuring a Corporation's Rules Make a Moral Difference? Should Corporations Adopt Policies of Corporate Social Responsibility? Is It a Mistake to Urge Corporate Managers to Be Moral?) CURRENT BUSINESS ISSUES (Is Privatizing Social Security Good Business? Should the States Regulate Appropriate Business Behavior? Is Wal-Mart a Good Model for Retail Sales? Does the Enron Collapse Show that We Need More Regulation of the Energy Industry?) HUMAN RESOURCES: THE CORPORATION AND EMPLOYEES (Does Blowing the Whistle Violate Company Loyalty? Is Employer Monitoring of Employee E-Mail Justified? Is "Employment-at-Will" Good Social Policy? Is CEO Compensation Justified by Performance?) CONSUMER ISSUES (Are Marketing and Advertising Fundamentally Exploitative? Is Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Pharmaceuticals Bad for Our Health? Was Ford to Blame in the Pinto Case? Should We Require Labeling for Genetically Modified Food?) GLOBAL OBJECTIVES (Are Multinational Corporations Free from Moral Obligation? Should Patenting Life Be Forbidden? ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY AND CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY (Do Environmental Restrictions Violate Basic Economic Freedoms? Is Bottling Water a Good Solution to Problems of Water Purity and Availability? Should the World Continue to Rely on Oil as a Major Source of Energy?)
Watersheds 4 : ten cases in environmental ethics by Lisa H Newton( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides ten case studies of real-life environmental conflicts and explains the principles involved
Ethical issues in professional life( Visual )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multi-part course designed to develop reasoning skills and give information about many of our most influential professions. While the course specifically addresses several professions, it is intended to apply to all fields, offering viewers a chance to improve their ethical thinking processes. The method of reasoning involved, as well as the types of problems and the moral mazes encountered, have strong similarities that cross boundaries from one profession to another
Les cheminements non traditionnels des apprenants adultes de la Toronto District School Board : l'influence des caractéristiques individuelles et de quartier by Paul Anisef( )

3 editions published in 2014 in French and English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethics of consumption( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophical discussion about the ethical aspects of consumption. What moral choices can we make and what ethical criteria can we use to help us live wisely in our over-marketed, over-advertised, goods-rich culture?
No dogs or philosophers allowed : the ethics of Consumption( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophical discussion about the ethical aspects of consumption. What moral choices can we make and what ethical criteria can we use to help us live wisely in our over-marketed, over-advertised, good-rich culture?
 
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Business ethics and the natural environment
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Business ethics and the natural environmentPermission to steal : revealing the roots of corporate scandal : an address to my fellow citizensEthics in America : source readerEthics and sustainability : sustainable development and the moral lifeWatersheds : classic cases in environmental ethicsWake-up calls : classic cases in business ethicsEthics in America study guideWatersheds 2 : ten cases in environmental ethics
Alternative Names
Newton, Lisa.

Newton, Lisa 1939-

Newton, Lisa H. 1939-...

Newton, Lisa Haenlein.

ليزا هـ. نيوتن، 1939-

Languages
English (177)

French (2)

Arabic (1)