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BU 373 Ethical Issues in Business

Instructor: Robert Letovsky

APA vs MLA Citation / In-text Citation / Sharing a Project in EasyBib

APA Style  (from Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL); A quick guide to citing resources based on the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th ed. (Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2009).

Getting Background Info on Your Topic: 

CQ Researcher: Provides in-depth coverage of important current issues. Reports are written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research. Shorter "Hot Topics" articles provide a solid introduction to subjects most in demand by students.

Credo Reference: Online collection of encyclopedias including 77 books in the business, finance and economics categories including titles such as The A to Z of Corporate Social Responsibility.

Article Databases

Business Source Complete
ABI/INFORM Complete
Accounting & Tax
Asian Business and Reference
Banking Information Source
Business Insights
Canadian Business and Current Affairs
EconLit with Full Text 
Wall Street Journal Current (1984 - present)
LexisNexis Academic

Ethics Journals and Newsletters available through SMC databases

African Journal of Business Ethics
Business and Professional Ethics Journal
Business Ethics
Business Ethics (Oxford, England)
Business Ethics Quarterly
Electronic Journal of Business and Organization Ethics
Ethix: the bulletin of the institute for business ethics
Journal of academic and business ethics
Journal of business ethics
Journal of Business Systems, Governance and Ethics
Journal of Religion and Business Ethics
Journal of International Business Ethics

Related government agencies

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Advertising Self-regulatory Council

United States Dept. of Labor: Youth and Labor

First Amendment Center

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