1st Edition

Corporate Environmental Management 3
Towards Sustainable Development

Edited By

Richard Welford

ISBN 9781138966796
Published August 25, 2016 by Routledge
192 Pages

USD $52.95

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Book Description

This third book in the Corporate Environmental Management series examines the sorts of strategies that companies can put into place to make their performance more consistent with the concept and practice of sustainable development whilst taking into account the impacts of free trade and globalization. This book: tackles the nature of the international economic order and the efficacy of free trade; outlines strategies for managers, researchers and academics to develop operations consistent with sustainable development; and, finally, offers substantial references to leading articles in the field.

Table of Contents

Towards Sustainable Development in a Postmodern Society  Social and Ethical Issues for Sustainable Development  International Business, Globalization and Development  Towards Sustainable Production and Consumption: From Products to Service  Towards Sustainable Marketing  Towards Sustainable Development: a Buddhist Path  Deep Change or Slow Death: What Future for Business?

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Richard Welford is Professor of Corporate Environmental Management at the University of Huddersfield, Professor of Sustainable Management at the Norwegian School of Management and a Director of ERP Environment.


'Welford's style of prose is exceptionally readable, and this is probably the most readable of all three.' Derek McGlashan, Local Environment, 2001.

'I expect this one will also be well used by students and practitioners alike.' Derek McGlashan, Local Environment, 2001.

'If you read this book, even just 'dipping in', you will find yourself nodding, agreeing and being convinced.' Derek McGlashan, Local Environment, 2001.