E-books: Environment & Business

  • Environment: Why Read the Classics book cover

    Environment: Why Read the Classics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sofia Vaz

    Environment: Why Read the Classics? presents six important essays by some of the world's leading environmental thinkers on six of the most emblematic books ever written on the environment. The books – Walden; A Sand County Almanac; Small is Beautiful; Silent Spring; The Limits to Growth; and…

    eBook – 2017-09-29

  • Redefining Success: Integrating Sustainability into Management Education book cover

    Redefining Success

    Integrating Sustainability into Management Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia M. Flynn, Tay Keong Tan, Milenko Gudić

    Redefining Success: Integrating Sustainability into Management Education advocates incorporating sustainability concepts that go beyond the financial ‘bottom line’ into management education and business practice. Highlighting the UN Global Compact (UNGC), the Principles for Responsible Management…

    eBook – 2017-09-27
    The Principles for Responsible Management Education Series

  • Greening People: Human Resources and Environmental Management book cover

    Greening People

    Human Resources and Environmental Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Walter Wehrmeyer

    This major collection examines both the human resource dimensions of environmental management and how environmental management impacts on human resource departments. Contributions from international experts in both academia and business look at current theory and best practice in environmental TQM,…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • Greening the Boardroom: Corporate Governance and Business Sustainability book cover

    Greening the Boardroom

    Corporate Governance and Business Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Grant Ledgerwood

    On a world scale, the implicit deal between corporation and community is undergoing a revolution in the period 1990–2000. For the first time, corporate boardrooms are having to confront the environmental challenge not as a peripheral issue around "public relations", but as a core issue of…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • Leading Sustainable Innovation book cover

    Leading Sustainable Innovation

    1st Edition

    By Nick Coad, Paul Pritchard

    Sustainability will play an increasingly key role in the innovation process within businesses. Leading companies are already integrating these agendas, and preparing their sustainability executives to take the lead. This book demonstrates why sustainability requires innovation; explains how this…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • Green Logic: Ecopreneurship, Theory and Ethics book cover

    Green Logic

    Ecopreneurship, Theory and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Robert Isaak

    Economic activity imposes increasing costs on the global environment. The lack of progress being made in environmental management is often not as much a question of economics, technology or even of interest, as it is of perception, assumptions and how one approaches problems. Green Logic seeks…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • Greener Manufacturing and Operations: From Design to Delivery and Back book cover

    Greener Manufacturing and Operations

    From Design to Delivery and Back, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Sarkis

    This timely work examines one core corporate function that has a profound and direct impact on corporate environmental performance – manufacturing and operations. This area has been of concern in recent years to researchers and practitioners in fields ranging from the social and natural sciences to…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • Greener Marketing: A Responsible Approach to Business book cover

    Greener Marketing

    A Responsible Approach to Business, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Charter

    An examination of the progress of environmental marketing on a global scale. It considers how sustainability issues are increasingly becoming critical factors in how corporations meet the ever-growing demands and expectations of customers. The purpose of the book is to provide practitioners with…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • Greener Purchasing: Opportunities and Innovations book cover

    Greener Purchasing

    Opportunities and Innovations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Trevor Russel

    Every organization, public and private, no matter what its size, purchases goods and services. Large organizations also have considerable influence over the practices of their suppliers. As greener purchasing practices have become more common in large organisations, the implications for companies…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • Managing Green Teams: Environmental Change in Organisations and Networks book cover

    Managing Green Teams

    Environmental Change in Organisations and Networks, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Moxen, Peter Strachan

    To reach environmental excellence, organizations must unlock and channel the ideas and energies of their staff. This can only be achieved through the effective leadership and commitment of senior managers and the development of sound teamworking throughout the organization. To this end,…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • UpSizing: The Road to Zero Emissions: More Jobs, More Income and No Pollution book cover


    The Road to Zero Emissions: More Jobs, More Income and No Pollution, 1st Edition

    By Gunter Pauli

    "Zero emissions" has become a definitive term in the debate on sustainable development in the last few years. This radical book focuses on a world where the waste for one process can become the raw material for another – a cascade of materials once thought worthless supporting new products, new…

    eBook – 2017-09-20

  • Extractive Relations: Countervailing Power and the Global Mining Industry book cover

    Extractive Relations

    Countervailing Power and the Global Mining Industry, 1st Edition

    By John R. Owen, Deanna Kemp

    Extractive Relations explores the nature of industrial power and its role in shaping what we understand to be the global mining sector. The authors examine issues at the forefront of contemporary debates: corporate obligations in safeguarding the rights of people displaced by mining, the…

    eBook – 2017-09-19

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