• Summary
  • Contents
  • Subject index

The Second Edition of Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and Practices, by Dr. Steve May, integrates ethical theory and practice to help strengthen readers’ awareness, judgment, and action in organizations by exploring ethical dilemmas in a diverse range of well-known business cases.

Is Agriculture Spinning Out of Control?: A Case Study of Factory Farms in Ohio: Environmental Communication, News Frames, and Social Justice
Is agriculture spinning out of control?: A case study of factory farms in ohio: Environmental communication, news frames, and social justice
Jeanette WenigDrake

This case discusses the emergence of factory farms and their impact on food safety, animal care ethics, and neighboring communities. Focusing specifically on news coverage of Buckeye Egg Farm, the case asks what groups should participate in decision making regarding the location and legislation of factory farms. It considers what, if any, obligations such facilities have to broader communities and how their relationships with neighbors and legislators should be managed. This case represents the enormous challenges that still face the industrialized production of ...

  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles