Are America's professionals living up to their own ethical standards? This timely resource gives you 59 codes of ethics--most in full text--revealing how 52 key associations in business, health, and law are addressing:
-conflicts of interest
-and other vital topics in ethics and professionalism
The reference also has brief introductions to organizations, containing contacts; membership information; code authority; online availability; organizational resources including divisions, programs, and services; informational resources including publications, videos, and seminars; descriptions of activities and goals; and discussions of code history, development, implementation, and enforcement. In addition, there is an expanded resources section listing ethics organizations and programs in the United States and worldwide as well as print and electronic media, including periodicals, reference works, online bibliographies, selected Websites, and online discussion lists, all with complete contact information. The volume is indexed by organization, profession, and ethics topic to make research faster and easier.