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By Henk van Luijk (auth.), Professor Dr. Hans De Geer (eds.)

Business ethics is more and more paid consciousness to within the public debate. The swift adjustments in enterprise stipulations, because of altering associations, altering markets and new technique of communique in company, demand a renewal of the dialogue of ethics and morality in company lifestyles. between many different issues, the questions of equality of race, faith and gender, of environmental stipulations for sustainable commercial progress and the need to offer significant jobs for the younger iteration demand eth­ ical attention as an built-in a part of the decision-making procedures in enterprise and society. The variety of firms and companies and of public our bodies, that experience written moral codes and different instituted technique of bettering company ethics, is expanding. company colleges all over the global comprise enterprise ethics of their curriculum. during this improvement students from diverse educational fields have con­ tributions to make. The curiosity in company ethics isn't constrained to ethi­ cists and economists. additionally researchers from different components, like sociology, of its historical past and theology, take part the efforts. As a tutorial self-discipline personal, whether it is to be considered as such, enterprise ethics is a remarkably crea­ tive enviornment for alternate of rules from diversified comers of the realized international. it really is now our job to increase this occasionally complicated mix right into a resource for the extra moralising debate.

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This is a very difficult question to answer in practice, although we are answering it all the time. The size of the penalty that people are willing to pay does not in itself indicate that what they are trying to do or to promote is more right, or better, than what they are opposed to or disobedient of. 43 VERNER C. PETERSEN Sometimes one may not even be given the possibility of expressing an answer. Power has already decided the issue, and one may have to accept the new order, hiding any doubt about the change.

VI. The Static Trying-to-uphold Response The situation is the same as before. An employee has discovered some very dubious practices used by the company he is employed by. Again he is asked, but this time his answer is: "I have already protested to the manager, but he only tried to threaten me. He did not succeed, I intend to complain about these unethical practices anyway, and leave the company if nothing comes of it. To do anything else would simply be unethical". This is a response which appeals to duty, to given ethical rules, to the law as it is.

The difference being that here one actually learns that the rules are ethical. 14 15 NIETZSCHE (1886), p. 78. BODEN (1990). 40 UPHOLDING OR BREAKING ETHICAL RULES? Figure 2:4 Utility bounds 1>1 Duty bounds Will-Power strength Attempts to make the collar tighter-fitting may result in responses of an increasingly moralizing nature. And maybe Nietzsche touches one of the weak spots in this kind of moral system when he declares: "alles, was den einzelnen tiber die Herde hinaushebt und dem Nachsten Furcht macht, heiSt von nun an bose; die billige, bescheidene, sich einordnende, gleichsetzende Gesinnung, das Mittelmaj3 der Begierden kommt zu moralischen Namen und Ehren,,16.

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