Research Guide: Business Ethics (PH 362B)

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Academic Search Premier

Large, scholarly, multi-disciplinary database containing indexing for over 8,000 journals with full text for more than 4,600 scholarly publications. Covers all subjects. Good place to start your search.

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Business Source Premier 

Designed for business research, provides full text for more than 2,100 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications. (from EBSCO)

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Expanded Academic ASAP

Gale®’s premier database for research in all the academic disciplines. Provides over 4,000 journal titles many of which are in full text. (from Gale's InfoTrac )

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Access to over 500 national and international newspapers. Includes full text for the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. (from ProQuest)

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Philosopher's Index 

Informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy.  The literature covered includes journal articles, books, book chapters, and book reviews.(from ProQuest)

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Regional Business News 

"Regional Business News incorporates some 50 business journals, newspapers and news wires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States." (from EBSCO)

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Reference Books (Reference Room Main Floor)

  • Battleground Business. (Greenwood, 2007)
    R658 B336 | 2 vols.

  • Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability (Berkshire)
    R338.927 B51 | 3 vols.

  • Encyclopedia of Bioethics. (Macmillan, 2004)
    R1742.E56 | 5 vols.
  • Encyclopedia of Catholic Social Thought, Social Science,& Social Policy. (Scarecrow, 2007)
    R261.8 E56 | 2 vols.

  • Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy. (Gale, 2009)
    R179.1 E56 | 2 vols.
  • Encyclopedia of Religion. (Macmillan, 2005)
    R200.3 E56e |15 vols.
  • Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics. (Scribner)
    R203 E56 | 12 vols.

  • Encyclopedia of Social Problems. (Sage, 2008)
    R361.103 E56 | 2 vols.

  • Encyclopedia of White Collar & Corporate Crime. (Sage, 2005)
    R364.168 E56 | 2 vols.
  • New Catholic Encyclopedia (Thomson Gale, 2nd ed. 2003)
    R203 N53c | 15 vols.
  • Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Routledge, 1998)
    R103 R86| 10 vols.


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Recommended Web sites


Catechism of the Catholic Church

Second Edition English Translation of the Catechism of the Catholic Church


Google Scholar 

Google Scholar provides a simple way to search for scholarly literature. When accessing this database through the link provided here you will find free connections to the pay for view materials that are located in our subscription sources.  Just click on "Find Full Text @SMU."

Some full text, some pay for view


Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Scholarly, peer-reviewed survey articles in all areas of philosophy. Search by keyword or browse.

Full text | From 1995 on


Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

"The SEP was designed so that each entry is maintained and kept up to date by an expert or group of experts in the field. All entries are refereed by the members of a distinguished Editorial Board before they are made public. Consequently, our dynamic reference work maintains academic standards while evolving and adapting in response to new research." (publisher's description)

Full text | From 1995 on


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