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'n Christelike gedragskode vir 'n besigheidsinstansie : 'n Christelik–etiese perspektief / deur De Wet Coetsee

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dc.contributor.author Coetsee, Christiaan De Wet
dc.date.accessioned 2012-02-17T08:21:14Z
dc.date.available 2012-02-17T08:21:14Z
dc.date.issued 2010
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10394/5551
dc.description Thesis (Th.M. (Ethics))--North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus, 2011.
dc.description.abstract This study begins with the question: "Is there a place for a Christian ethical code of conduct in the diverse and complex business world of today?" In chapter 2 I explain the context wherein one should understand this question. If you look at the history of South Africa you will see that there was discrimination that took place over a long period of time on the basis of race, religion and gender and that makes this issue a very sensitive one. The reason why it is so sensitive is if there were to be a Christian ethical code of conduct in the workplace could it lead to discrimination again? That is not allowed to happen under the current Constitution of South Africa. But the other side is also true, if you don?t have a Christian ethical code won?t you loose the beautiful things Scripture gives us on how to treat all people equally and fairly within the workplace? This study will show that according to the Constitution of South Africa it is possible to have a Christian ethical code of conduct as long it does not exclude any employee. In chapter 3 we have a look at Scripture that gives us guidelines on how to treat all people and also people in the workplace. Here are some examples: * the way employees should be handled; * the number of working hours the employees should be working; * the remuneration of the employees – is it fair; * how the Shareholders? / Stakeholders? interests are looked after; * the manner in which the business is being managed; * the Constitutional business environment; * the international law that transcends borders where macrobusinesses do business. In chapter 4 we look at the Christian ethical perspective in the business. We look at the role of the economy and the core values to manage a business. In chapter 5 we end with an example of a workable Christian ethical code of conduct and we compare two large business codes of conduct. en_US
dc.publisher North-West University
dc.subject Christelik-etiese gedragskode en_US
dc.subject Besigheidswêreld en_US
dc.subject Waardes en_US
dc.subject Waardeneutraliteit en_US
dc.subject Waardegedrewe en_US
dc.subject Aandeelhouers en_US
dc.subject Grondwet van Suid-Afrika en_US
dc.subject Christian ethical code of conduct en_US
dc.subject Business world en_US
dc.subject Values en_US
dc.subject Value neutral en_US
dc.subject Value driven en_US
dc.subject Shareholders/stakeholders en_US
dc.subject Constitution of South Africa en_US
dc.title 'n Christelike gedragskode vir 'n besigheidsinstansie : 'n Christelik–etiese perspektief / deur De Wet Coetsee en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.thesistype Masters en_US


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