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Business

Daniel K. Finn

in The Moral Dynamics of Economic Life

Published in print May 2012 | ISBN: 9780199858354
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199949472 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199858354.003.0006
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Not only does Pope Benedict provide Caritas in veritate with deep theological roots, but the branches of the tree extend into the practical world of business, where Benedict acknowledges the difficulties presented by a focus on profit alone and calls for a rethinking of the foundational purposes and culture of enterprise. This chapter presents the following essays: Leadership Ethics and Caritas in veritate by Luk Bouckaert and The Business Enterprise by Michael J. Naughton.

Keywords: Caritas in veritate; Pope Benedict XVI; profit; business enterprise; leadership ethics

Chapter.  2619 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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