Articles About Codes of Ethics

Bibliography Compiled by Chris MacDonald, Ph.D.



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  • "The effect of codes of ethics and personal denial of responsibility on computer abuse judgments and intentions." MIS Quarterly, 09/1996. (v20 n3) Start Page: p257(22)
  • "Implications of codes of ethics." Webster, George D. Association Management, 12/1995 (v47 n12) Start Page: p119(2).
  • "Can't we all just get along: cultural variables in codes of ethics." Roth, Nancy L.; Hunt, Todd; Stavropoulos, Maria; Babik, Karen. Public Relations Review, Summer/1996.(v22 n2) Start Page: p151(11)
  • "Whose ethics?" by Brian Banks. Canadian Business, Oct 10, 1997. Vol. 70 No. 13; p. 24
  • "The code of ethics: A document of vision," by Stephen G; Harrison Pappas, Philip L. Journal of Property Management. May/06/1996. Vol. 61 No. 3; p. 12
  • "Can ethics improve the bottom line?" J Robert Bastien. Security Management, 08/1997. Vol. 41 No. 8; p. 136.
  • "Universal principles, the association role, and when codes work." (Panel Discussion) Association Management, 03/1999, (51 3) Start Page: 45(9)
  • "Putting an employee code of conduct into practice." Kevin M Krieger. Bank Personnel News, 04/1997 p. 7.
  • "Codes of conduct to the rescue." Cochran, Philip L.; Weaver, Gary R. Financial Executive, 11-12/1995 (v11 n6) Start Page: p47(2).
  • "Code changes: the why and how."Hodges, Lou. The Quill, 07-08/1995. (v83 n6) Start Page: p51(1).
  • "Code blues: Managing ethical risks." Susan M Walters; Michael D Maher. ABA Bank Compliance. Mar/04/1997, Vol. 18 No. 3; p. 8.
  • "The beginning of stress reduction: creating a code of conduct for how team members treat each other." Armour, Norton L. Public Personnel Management, Summer/1995, (v24 n2) Start Page: p127(6).
  • "Putting ethics into code difficult task through the decades." Cunningham, Richard P. The Quill, 05/1996, (v84 n4) Start Page: p42(2).
  • "Ethics codes: frosting on a molding cake?" Swislow, William. The Quill. 77, N '89, 14-15.

From Academic Journals

(citations are in one standard format or another)
  • Sims, R. L. (1998). "When Formal Ethics Policies Differ From Informal Expectations: A Test of Managers' Attitudes." The Leadership & Organization Development Journal, 19(7), 386-391.
  • Boeyink, David (1994). "How effective are codes of ethics? a look at three newsrooms." Journalism Quarterly, 71, Wint '94, 893-904.
  • Pritchard, David et al. "Impact of ethics codes on judgments by journalists: a natural experiment." Journalism Quarterly 66, Wint '89, 934-41
  • McCabe, D.L., Trevino, L.K., & Butterfield, K.D. 1996. "The influence of collegiate and corporate codes of conduct on ethics-related behavior in the workplace." Business Ethics Quarterly, 6(4): 461-476.
  • Lefebvre, Maurica et al. "The content and focus of Canadian corporate codes of ethics." Journal of Business Ethics, 11, O '92, 799-808
  • Weeks, William A. et al., "Corporate codes of ethics and sales force behavior: a case study", Journal of Business Ethics, 11, O '92, 753-60.
  • Cohen, Jeffrey R. et al. "Cultural and socioeconomic constraints on international codes of ethics...", Journal of Business Ethics, 11, S '92, 687-700.
  • Dean, Peter J. "Making codes of ethics 'real'", Journal of Business Ethics, 11, Ap '92, 285-90.
  • Brooks, Leonard J., "Corporate codes of ethics" Journal of Business Ethics, 8, F/Mr '89, 117-2.
  • Raiborn, Cecily A. et al. "Corporate codes of conduct: a collective conscience and continuum", Journal of Business Ethics, 9, N '90, 879-89.
  • W. Michael Hoffman. "A Blueprint for Corporate Ethical Development,", in W. Michael Hoffman and Robert E. Frederick, eds., Business Ethics: Readings and Cases in Corporate Morality, 3rd edn. McGraw-Hill, 1995.
  • Lisa H. Newton. "The Many Faces of the Corporate Code," reprinted in W. Michael Hoffman and Robert E. Frederick, eds., Business Ethics: Readings and Cases in Corporate Morality, 3rd edn. McGraw-Hill, 1995.

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