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  • Reimagining the Bibleby Howard Schwartz

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 54.99

    Reimagining the Bible collects a dozen essays by Howard Schwartz. Together the essays present a coherent theory of the way in which each successive phase of Jewish literature has drawn upon and reimagined the previous ones. The book is organized into four sections: The Ancient Models; The Folk Tradition; Mythic Echoes; Modern Jewish Literature and... more...

  • Leaves from the Garden of Edenby Howard Schwartz

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 18.99

    For this anthology, the renowned folklorist and master storyteller Howard Schwartz, a three-time-winner of the National Jewish Book Award, selects the most interesting and significant tales from each of his four OUP collections: Elijah's Violin and Other Jewish Fairy Tales (1994), Lilith's Cave: Jewish Tales of the Supernatural (1991), Miriam's... more...

  • Society Against Itselfby Howard S. Schwartz

    Karnac Books 2010; US$ 27.95

    "Political correctness" involves much more than a restriction of speech. It represents a broad cultural transformation, a shift in the way people understand things and organize their lives; a change in the way meaning is made.The problem addressed in this book is that, for reasons the author explores, some ways of making "meaning" support the creation... more...

  • Festschrift to Patrick Primeauxby Michael Schwartz; Howard Harris

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 114.95

    This volume includes contributions from colleagues of the late Patrick Primeaux, a past editor of this series, outstanding teacher of business ethics and longtime chair of the Theology Department at St John's University in New York City. Other contributions are the result of a conference held in June, 2011 at the University of Tasmania by the Australian... more...

  • The Contribution of Fiction to Organizational Ethicsby Michael Schwartz; Howard Harris

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 114.95

    Stories are essential to any organization. They help organizations define who they are, what they do, and how they do it. In this issue we consider how fiction has questioned the moral rules, and examined such situations, and in doing so how it has contributed to our understanding of organizational ethics. more...

  • Narcissistic Process and Corporate Decayby Howard S. Schwartz

    NYU Press 1992; US$ 23.80

    Howard S. Schwartz shows how American industry is in a process of decay unable to cope with foreign competition and stagnant in technological development. He attributes this Organizational Decay to a reluctance in the part of corporate members to deal with reality. more...

  • Elijah's Violin and Other Jewish Fairy Talesby Howard Schwartz; Linda Heller; Tsila Schwartz

    Oxford University Press 1994; US$ 34.99

    With this collection, the author retells 36 Jewish fairy tales that are at once otherworldly and earthy, pious and playful. Drawn from around the world, the stories are characterized by their infusion of traditional Jewish characters or by their treatment of Jewish religious themes. more...

  • Moral Saints and Moral Exemplarsby Howard Schwartz; Howard Harris; Michael Schwartz

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 114.95

    The purpose of the series is to explore the central and unique role of organizational ethics in creating and sustaining a pluralistic, free enterprise economy. The primary goal of the research studies published here is to examine how profit seeking and not for profit organizations can be conceived and designed to satisfy legitimate human needs in an... more...

  • Achieving Ethical Excellenceby Michael Schwartz; Howard Harris; Alan Tapper

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 114.95

    This volume is a selection of papers from the 20th annual 'Australian Association for Professional and Applied Ethics' Conference. Topics covered include athletes as role models, sports ethics and sports governance, the separation of powers as an integrity mechanism, and virtues in just war theory. more...

  • The Ethical Contribution of Organizations to Societyby Michael Schwartz; Howard Harris; Debra Comer

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2015; US$ 114.95

    Papers in this volume of Research in Ethical Issues in Organizations discuss what an organization provides to society and explains the ethical aspects of that contribution. The volume also explores the ethics of the customer's response in society to what an organization provides, including product boycotts and social approval or condemnation. more...