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Hypocrisy Induction in Advertising.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Advertising. Jun/Jul2023, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p349-368. 20p. 3 Color Photographs, 3 Diagrams, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: The authors examine hypocrisy induction, a strategy for encouraging ethical behavior by making perpetrators realize that they are violating moral values when they use anonymous online venues to abuse unknown strangers. Two studies show that hypocrisy i...

When the Private and the Public Self Don't Align: The Role of Discrepant Moral Identity Dimensions in Processing Inconsistent CSR Information.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Business Ethics. Sep2023, Vol. 187 Issue 1, p73-96. 24p. 2 Diagrams, 8 Charts, 3 Graphs.

Abstract: Inconsistent information between an organization's corporate social responsibility (CSR) commitments and perceived CSR (in-)action is a big challenge for organizations because this is typically associated with perceptions of corporate hypocrisy and rel...

A theory of hypocrisy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. Jul2023, Vol. 211, p401-410. 10p.

Abstract: This paper explains the occurrence of hypocrisy – when the by-society most despised types pretend to be the most revered types. Real-world phenomena include pedophile priests, sex-offender feminists and seemingly very busy dispensable office workers. B...

Good Life without Happiness.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Humanities (2076-0787). Dec2022, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p155. 12p.


Abstract: A good life combines lively living and a good purpose, which depend on action results and consequences. They supervene upon the action results that create life's meaning. A good life is never evil because evil deeds, as such, are not part of the agent'...

"Woke" Corporations and the Stigmatization of Corporate Social Initiatives.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Business Ethics Quarterly. Jan2022, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p169-198. 30p.

Abstract: Recent corporate social initiatives (CSIs) have garnered criticisms from a wide range of audiences due to perceived inconsistencies. Some critics use the label "woke" when CSIs are perceived as inconsistent with the firm's purpose. Other critics use th...

Consumers' moral licensing of firms' CSR transgressions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Psychology & Marketing. Apr2023, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p643-655. 13p. 1 Diagram, 3 Charts.

Abstract: Despite corporate social responsibility (CSR) engagement, firms may be implicated in CSR transgressions. Research is equivocal on whether CSR buffers negative consumer responses to subsequent firm transgressions. This research extends the observer mora...

Corporate social responsibility and supply chain: A study for evaluating corporate hypocrisy with special focus on stakeholders.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Finance & Economics. Apr2023, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p1391-1403. 13p.

Abstract: Supply chains are intended to become the essential part of this global competitive world as organizations are seeking to formulate strategized advantages. To put it differently, most of the companies are aiming to adopt new businesses and raise the com...


Publication Type: Conference

Source(s): AMA Summer Academic Conference Proceedings. 2023, Vol. 34, p820-823. 4p.

Abstract: The article focuses on the causes and effects of spiteful customer behavior in response to corporate duplicity, with particular emphasis on the function of self-construal. Topics covered include the role of customer cynicism in mediating the relationsh...

Hypocrisy & Norm Enforcement: US Responses to Chemical Weapons Allegations against Iraq and Syria.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Middle East Critique. Sep2023, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p323-345. 23p.

Abstract: The use of chemical weapons (CW) by Iraq during the Iran-Iraq War appears to have been subject to far less decisive US responses than similar accusations against Syria during the Syrian civil war. However, the two instances have not yet been subject to...

Corporate Social (Ir)responsibility and Corporate Hypocrisy: Warmth, Motive and the Protective Value of Corporate Social Responsibility.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Business Ethics Quarterly. Oct2020, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p486-524. 39p.

Abstract: This article examines how a firm's prior record on corporate social responsibility (CSR) influences individual stakeholders' perceptions of corporate hypocrisy in the wake of a corporate social irresponsibility (CSI) event. Our research extends extant ...