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Spring 2019  ›  Bachelor of Science  ›  Bachelor of Science - 6th Semester  ›  Fundamental Studies

Ethics: In Praxi-Seminar "Business Leadership and Civic Spirit"

This unique seminar will be supervised by two outstanding lecturers responsible for working with the students on the intersection of business leadership and common welfare. The two lecturers will represent a combination of entrepreneurial personality and scientific rigor to ensure that students will benefit from their practical experiences and theoretical knowledge. It is intended to highlight aspects of business ethics from a practical perspective supplemented by political science analyses of the phenomenon of common welfare.

Course Code:
GEN414
Lecturers:
Prof. Dr. Karsten Fischer, Dr. Thomas Rusche
Course Type:
BSc Course General Studies
Week Hours:
2,0
Term:
Spring 2019
Language:
Deutsch
Credits:
3.0
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
Part 1: Common welfare from a political science perspective
Part 2: Business leadership from a business ethics perspective

This unique seminar will be supervised by two outstanding lecturers responsible for working with the students on the intersection of business leadership and common welfare. The two lecturers will represent a combination of entrepreneurial personality and scientific rigor to ensure that students will benefit from their practical experiences and theoretical knowledge. It is intended to highlight aspects of business ethics from a practical perspective supplemented by political science analyses of the phenomenon of common welfare.

Deadline for submission of your essays: 15.03.18, 23:59h

Date
Time
Thursday, 14/02/2019
01:45 PM till 06:45 PM
Friday, 15/02/2019
08:00 AM till 01:00 PM
Tuesday, 19/02/2019
01:45 PM till 06:45 PM
Wednesday, 20/02/2019
08:00 AM till 01:00 PM
[1] Gemeinwohl und Gemeinsinn, hg.v. Herfried Münkler, Harald Bluhm und Karsten Fischer, 4 Bde., Berlin 2001/2002
[2] Gemeinwohl - Auf der Suche nach Substanz. WZB-Jahrbuch 2002, hg.v. Gunnar Folke Schuppert / Friedhelm Neidhardt, Berlin 2002
[3] Universitas. Orientierung in der Wissenswelt, 57. Jg., September 2002, Nr. 675, darin Dokumentation der von der Berlin-Brandenburgischen Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Eberhard von Kuenheim Stiftung 2002 durchgeführten Konsultation "Gemeinsinn unternehmen" mit hochrangigen Vertretern aus Politik, Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft, Kirchen, Bildungseinrichtungen, Medien und Interessengruppen
[4] Karsten Fischer: Moralkommunikation der Macht. Politische Konstruktion sozialer Kohäsion im Wohlfahrtsstaat, Wiesbaden 2006
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