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    • Aksjonormatywne postawy przedsiębiorców na świecie. Analiza porównawcza 

      Rogowski, Robert (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The paper presents the results of research on ethical attitudes of entrepreneurs based on a global survey (World Values Survey, six waves of research conducted in 2010–2014). More than ninety thousand interviews were ...
    • Aspekty etyczne polskiej transformacji gospodarczej w enuncjacjach Konferencji Episkopatu Polski 

      Delong, Marek (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The Polish Episcopate critically assessed the social and economic situation in Poland in the period of the transition from communism to democracy and freemarket economy. Privatizations led to production being stopped and ...
    • Capital, Resource or People? Contemporary Trends in Personnel Management 

      Marek, Agnieszka (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2014-05-15)
      People should be at the centre of attention within knowledge-based economics. The leaders of each enterprise ought to focus on providing the best conditions for their employees’ professional and individual development ...
    • Chrześcijańska wizja alterglobalizacji Wkład Światowej Rady Kościołów 

      Kopiec, Piotr (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The World Council of Churches (WCC) is the biggest and the most impactful ecumenical organization. It considers itself to be an area where Christians from all corners of the world meet. Yet apart from theological dialogue, ...
    • Civilians in the Line of Fire in the Light of Catholic Social Teaching 

      Michael, Biju (Lodz University Press, 2015-12)
      In our world today, afflicted by wars between States, by conflict between groups within States, and by the scourge of terrorism, civilians constitute the ‘vast majority of casualties in situations of armed conflict’ (UN ...
    • Cultural and religious attitude to banking in the great world religions 

      Kurkliński, Lech (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The article examines the attitude of the great world religions (Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, and Confucianism) toward the world of finance, including banking. The issue of usury plays a key role in the ...
    • Discretion in Professional Practice and in Engineering Ethics 

      Wajszczyk, Piotr (Lodz University Press, 2015-12)
      There is an ongoing investigation by scholars of ethics and economics into whether human decision making and the resultant acts should be guided by rules and procedures or by judgment and discretion. Although each of these ...
    • Duch demokratycznego kapitalizmu Michaela Novaka Jego analiza i ocena w kontekście etyki chrześcijańskiej 

      Świątkowski, Waldemar (2016-09-15)
      The paper refers to Michael Novak’s book The Spirit of Democratic Capitalism. In his book Novak advances, among others, the thesis that in the light of the encyclical Laborem Exercens, published by John Paul II (1981), ...
    • The economic ethics of Calvinism. The reconciliation of piety and wealth 

      Chmielewska, Lucyna (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The doctrine of predestination in the Lutheran and Calvinist theology, along with the assumption of a radical separation of nature and grace as well as the material and spiritual realm, had a significant impact on social ...
    • Ekonomia personalistyczna jako próba integracji etyki i ekonomii na gruncie idei osoby 

      Drobny, Paweł (Lodz University Press, 2016-09)
      The aim of the paper is an attempt to show that the personalist economy – by referring to the idea of a person, containing and expressing all the dimensions of being human in relation to the world of people and things – ...
    • Etyka a globalny ład gospodarczy 

      Przybyciński, Tomasz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2013-05-15)
      It is a great developmental challenge to create the global economic order. Economic and ethical values must be taken into account to manage this task, otherwise the prosperity of the global economy is in danger.
    • The influence of religious principles on the formation of the accounting system 

      Czerny, Małgorzata (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)
      Factors such as different cultural determinants undoubtedly affect “the shape” of the economy. Mueller, Hofstede and Gray, among others, have studied the impact of the cultural factors on an economy, especially in fields ...
    • Kategoria moral capital w etyce społeczno-gospodarczej 

      Wódka, Marek (Lodz University Press, 2016-09-15)
      The theory of human capital is a vital common point of economics and social-economic ethics. In the economic literature there are two accounts of human capital. In the first account, the human capital is the human himself, ...
    • Leadership in Catholic Social Teaching 

      Marek, Agnieszka (Lodz University Press, 2015-12)
      The material subject of Catholic social science is man and his actions taken in the fields of politics, the economy and society. According to its rules each person should be engaged in building the world through the ...
    • Ludzkie „Ja” w filozofii Emmanuela Levinasa i w Schizofrenii Antoniego Kępińskiego 

      Jędraszewski, Marek (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      Trust is a significant component of social capital. The notion is also important in economics, and has been investigated by psychologists and sociologists, too. The findings of the latter disciplines may and should be ...
    • The meritocracy or “responsibility elite”? An evangelical approach to the issue of social elites 

      Kopiec, Piotr (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The notion of meritocracy is among the keywords used to describe the contemporary world. Increasingly, it has become a central concept of an order with globalization and the impact of free-market philosophy on society and ...
    • Moral and ethical aspects of the Polish transition from communism in the enunciations of the Polish Episcopate 

      Delong, Marek (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The Polish Episcopate critically assessed the social and economic situation in Poland in the period of the transition from communism to democracy and a freemarket economy. Privatisation led to production being stopped and ...
    • Myśl ekonomiczna kalwinizmu 

      Chmielewska, Justyna (Lodz University Press, 2016-09)
      The aim of the paper is to present the economic thoughts of John Calvin and his followers, referring to current issues, such as money lending, usury, or work. The latter, according to the famous thesis of Max Weber, ...
    • Podatki z perspektywy katolickiej nauki społecznej 

      Zadroga, Adam (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2013-05-15)
      Taxes are closely related to the functioning of the state. From the moral and social point of view, it should always be directed towards the common good. Implementing this principle, the state supports the improvement ...
    • Problem bezrobocia w nauce społecznej Kościoła i ekonomii 

      Kwiatkowski, Eugeniusz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)
      The paper analyses the problem of unemployment in view of the Church’s social doctrine confronted with the views of economic theory. The analysis indicates there are no important differences between the social doctrine of ...