FlatWorld Unveils 11 New Textbook Versions Amidst Growing Demand for Its College Learning Materials

More than 4,000 professors at hundreds of universities have adopted FlatWorld textbooks

BOSTON, March 28, 2018 — FlatWorld, a publisher of the most affordable high-quality college textbooks, today announced that it has published 11 new textbook editions in the first quarter of 2018. FlatWorld also reported that more than 4,000 professors at hundreds of universities across the U.S. have adopted its textbooks, and the company has surpassed 50 employees.

“Professors across the U.S. are outraged by the exorbitant cost of college textbooks, and publishers increasingly charging extra for homework and other online resources,” said Alastair Adam, Co-CEO of FlatWorld. “Time and again, once professors discover that FlatWorld offers high-quality educational resources for a fraction of the cost, they are excited to switch to textbooks that save their students money.”

FlatWorld now offers more than 125 titles across a wide range of academic subjects, from organizational behavior to intermediate algebra and sociology. The 11 new textbook editions include:

The majority of FlatWorld’s textbooks cost between $24.95–$29.95 for digital access. Students have the option of purchasing a full-color print copy for an additional $10–$25. Homework and other online resources are included in this price.

About FlatWorld
FlatWorld believes that education is expensive, but textbooks don’t have to be. To learn more, visit www.flatworld.com.

Alex Parks

What’s New in Business Ethics?

While some students may enter your course intimidated by the thought of ethical theory, Dr. James Brusseau maintains a clear and engaging approach throughout the newly published The Business Ethics Workshop: Ethics in the Workplace, v. 2.0. Here a just a few of the refreshing updates to this version:

  • More than 50 video case studies are embedded throughout the text, many featuring news reports along with sharpening refinements of the presented conflicts.
  • A robust PowerPoint deck of nearly 700 slides to thoughtfully complement the textbook. Besides clearly summarizing each section, there are slides linking to videos that raise ethical dilemmas for class discussion.
  • Affordable student pricing options beginning at $24 for online access, with the ability to upgrade to downloadable PDFs, ebooks, and printed copies.
Without sacrificing scope or rigor, this text discusses the ethical dilemmas facing employees and managers in the workplace with a variety of contemporary case studies many students will find relatable. Some of the cases profiled include Toms shoes, American Apparel, the Bernie Madoff fraud, and how the SATs are used by the College Board. Instructors may also choose to customize the book with their own cases of interest and other content at no additional cost.


We are pleased to share this new version of one of our catalog’s most notable offerings. If you are a faculty member interesting in reviewing a complimentary desk copy, we invite you to request yours here!


Questions about reviewing or customization options? Our Learning Content Adoption Consultants are ready to assist you at 1-877-257-9243. You’ll reach a real human, because we believe automated phone attendants are just unethical.