The new edition of my ethics books is now out. Since I’ve received so much positive feedback from people (especially about its readability) I thought I’d share the particulars here.
Kogan-Page (London) Publishers is pleased to announce that the 2nd edition of the popular Ethics in Public Relations: A Guide to Best Practice is now available.
Since it was originally published in 2004, Ethics in Public Relations has been translated into Italian and Indonesian, becoming a well-regarded international addition to understanding ethics issues and practices in public relations and corporate communication.
Ethical questions and dilemmas are inherent to public communication functions including public relations and corporate communication practice. Ensuring that practitioners operate ethically is fundamental to the professionalism and credibility of the field. This fully updated second edition of Ethics in Public Relations gives readers the tools and knowledge to enable them to make defensible decisions…
Written in a practical and approachable style, this is … a clear insight into the personal and professional issues that affect public relations practitioners. It examines how an individual’s sense of morality has an impact on decision-making and ethical business behavior. Including new material on virtue ethics, personal ethics, ethics in social media, ghost-writing and deception in PR, and the moral responsibilities of organizations…
Author Patricia J Parsons is Professor of Public Relations and a past chair of the Department of Public Relations at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Prof Parsons currently teaches ethics & strategic public relations planning in both the undergraduate and Master’s degree programs at MSVU. She is accredited in Public Relations and is a member of the College of Fellows of the Canadian Public Relations Society.
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