E-books: Environment & Business

  • Globalization and Corporate Citizenship: The Alternative Gaze: A Collection of Seminal Essays book cover

    Globalization and Corporate Citizenship: The Alternative Gaze

    A Collection of Seminal Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm McIntosh

    The theory and practice of corporate citizenship and CSR have many alternative perspectives to the business-as-usual gaze. The essays in this volume encapsulate the essence of these alternative ideas and embrace the idea that progressive ways and means of this century do not lie in mainstream…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Business as an Instrument for Societal Change: In Conversation with the Dalai Lama book cover

    Business as an Instrument for Societal Change

    In Conversation with the Dalai Lama, 1st Edition

    By Sander Tideman

    Business as an Instrument for Societal Change: In Conversation with the Dalai Lama is the result of two decades of research and dialogue with His Holiness the Dalai Lama and other leaders in business, government, science and education. Author Sander Tideman, a lawyer and banker who has maintained a…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • The World Guide to CSR: A Country-by-Country Analysis of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility book cover

    The World Guide to CSR

    A Country-by-Country Analysis of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wayne Visser, Nick Tolhurst

    The World Guide to CSR is the first book to provide comparable national profiles that describe the evolution and practice of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility (CSR) for 58 countries and 5 global regions. Each regional and national profile includes key information about the relevant CSR…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Hybrid Organizations: New Business Models for Environmental Leadership book cover

    Hybrid Organizations

    New Business Models for Environmental Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Brewster Boyd, Nina Henning, Emily Reyna, Daniel Wang, Matthew Welch, Andrew J. Hoffman

    This book offers a glimpse into the future. The companies it describes are pioneers, the first-movers in market shifts that will eventually become mainstream. These "hybrid organizations" – or what others call "values-driven" or "mission-driven" organizations – operate in the blurry space between…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • The Interdependent Organization: The Path to a More Sustainable Enterprise book cover

    The Interdependent Organization

    The Path to a More Sustainable Enterprise, 1st Edition

    By Rexford H. Draman

     The Interdependent Organization provides its readers with a template for the development of an individualized transition plan to guide their journey toward becoming more organizationally sustainable. We as humans tend to rely on our current set of assumptions when we evaluate our actions…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Development-Oriented Corporate Social Responsibility: Volume 1: Multinational Corporations and the Global Context book cover

    Development-Oriented Corporate Social Responsibility: Volume 1

    Multinational Corporations and the Global Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Blowfield, Charlotte Karam, Dima Jamali

    Globalization and the professionalization of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) have led to a surge of CSR activities claiming to support development across the globe. In this two volume series, the chapters explore this claim through nuanced debate about the potentialities, limitations and…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Champions: How International Companies are Changing the Face of Business in China book cover

    Sustainable Champions

    How International Companies are Changing the Face of Business in China, 1st Edition

    By Fu Jia, Jonathan Gosling, Morgen Witzel

    In the face of strong competitive pressure and a dynamic market, multinational companies in China are forced to innovate with extraordinary pace and inventiveness. Environmental sustainability is a vital benchmark, and is a key driver for the best companies in each sector – many of them allied with…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Economics: Context, Challenges and Opportunities for the 21st-Century Practitioner book cover

    Sustainable Economics

    Context, Challenges and Opportunities for the 21st-Century Practitioner, 1st Edition

    By Keith Skene, Alan Murray

    This book marks a milestone in Economics publishing. Sustainable Economics is *the* subject of the moment, as businesses across the globe face up to peak oil prices, climate instability, increasingly complex environmental legislation and the challenge of adapting to a new business…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Lobbying for Good: How Business Advocacy Can Accelerate the Delivery of a Sustainable Economy book cover

    Lobbying for Good

    How Business Advocacy Can Accelerate the Delivery of a Sustainable Economy, 1st Edition

    By Paul Monaghan, Philip Monaghan

    The business case for sustainability or corporate responsibility will never be strong enough to support an isolated business in its competition against the unscrupulous. The progressive vanguard reaches a point where it can advance no further without rendering itself uncompetitive. That is, unless…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • The Sustainable Business Workbook: A Practitioner's Guide to Achieving Long-Term Profitability and Competitiveness book cover

    The Sustainable Business Workbook

    A Practitioner's Guide to Achieving Long-Term Profitability and Competitiveness, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan T. Scott, Walter R. Stahel

    Whether you are undertaking the exercises for your own purposes or with the intent of completing a certification course in sustainable development, this workbook will be of help. The companion text for this publication is The Sustainable Business: A Practitioner's Guide to Achieving Long-Term…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Natural Corporate Management: From the Big Bang to Wall Street book cover

    Natural Corporate Management

    From the Big Bang to Wall Street, 1st Edition

    By William C. Frederick

    This groundbreaking new book by business scholar William C. Frederick presents an innovative, exciting – even revolutionary – view of corporate management and the challenges it confronts in today's world. The author proposes a management paradigm shift transforming the way corporations do business.…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • The Corporate Responsibility Movement: Five Years of Global Corporate Responsibility Analysis from Lifeworth, 2001-2005 book cover

    The Corporate Responsibility Movement

    Five Years of Global Corporate Responsibility Analysis from Lifeworth, 2001-2005, 1st Edition

    By Jem Bendell

    Corporate social responsibility is now an established agenda for large companies, with a new profession emerging that engages in the social and environmental contribution of business. How has this agenda emerged over time? What were the key events and actors? How has this new "movement" of…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

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