Frontiers of Business Ethics

Laszlo Zsolnai edits a book series “Frontiers of Business Ethics” at Peter Lang Publishers in Oxford. The series is dedicated to alternative approaches that go beyond the literature of conventional business ethics and corporate social responsibility. It aims to promote a new ethical model for transforming business into humanistic, sustainable and peaceful forms. The series publishes monographs and edited volumes with fresh ideas and breakthrough conceptions relevant for scholars and practitioners alike.

Circulation Economics: Theory and Practice

Stig Ingebrigtsen and Ove Jakobsen Circulation Economics: Theory and Practice. Peter Lang, Oxford, Bern, Berlin, Brussels, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Wien, 2007. (This book may be available at: Amazon) Circularity, pluralistic values and communicative co-operation are of special importance to reach the goal of sustainability. In this book the authors argue that a new economics must be based upon an organic world view where economy, nature and culture are interconnected. The economic challenges of tomorrow will only… Read More »Circulation Economics: Theory and Practice

Civil Economy: Efficiency, Equity, Public Happiness

Luigino Bruni & Stefano Zamagni Civil Economy: Efficiency, Equity, Public Happiness. 2007. Peter Lang, Oxford, Bern, Berlin, Brussels, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Wien (This book may be available at: Amazon) This volume has a double purpose. First of all, it follows an Italian tradition of thought that began in the 15th and 16th centuries as Civic Humanism and continued up until the golden period of Italian Enlightenment as represented by the Schools of Milan and… Read More »Civil Economy: Efficiency, Equity, Public Happiness

Business within Limits: Deep Ecology and Buddhist Economics

Laszlo Zsolnai & Knut J. Ims (Eds.): Business within Limits: Deep Ecology and Buddhist Economics. Peter Lang, Oxford, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Wien, 2006. (This book may be available at Amazon) The book aims to explore the Deep Ecology perspective and Buddhist Economics for transforming business toward a more ecological and human form. Business is an existential enterprise because its decisions and policies greatly influence the fate and survival of nature,… Read More »Business within Limits: Deep Ecology and Buddhist Economics