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Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility

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Presenting applied research from an academic perspective on all aspects of corporate social responsibility, this global series includes books for those with an interest in ethics and governance, corporate behaviour and citizenship, regulation, protest, globalisation, responsible marketing, social reporting, and sustainability.

  • Ageing Populations and Changing Labour Markets

    Social and Economic Impacts of the Demographic Time Bomb, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stella Vettori

    Talk of a demographic time bomb is not new. The notion first entered public consciousness some time ago, but there is a lack of clarity about what such talk is really all about. Ageing populations are seen both as a threat and an opportunity. There is concern about discrimination against older…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Territories of Social Responsibility

    Opening the Research and Policy Agenda, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Almeida Ashley

    Edited by David Crowther

    CSR is a fragile concept if conceived only at the organizational level or driven only by leadership will. Many writers deal with aspects of social responsibility, but most deal with it as this kind of organizational and voluntary initiative. Few address the wider policy agenda. The contributors to…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Regulating Multinationals in Developing Countries

    A Conceptual and Legal Framework for Corporate Social Responsibility, 1st Edition

    By Edwin Mujih

    Edwin Mujih explores the difficulties associated with regulating multinational companies operating in developing countries, with a particular focus on extractive industries. The author highlights the need to establish an international legally binding framework to ensure that multinationals operate…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Managing Responsibly

    Alternative Approaches to Corporate Management and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Venkataraman Nilakant

    Edited by Jane Buckingham

    In the wake of financial meltdown and environmental disaster, employers increasingly demand that managers have an understanding of ethical decision making, corporate social responsibility and values-based management. Business ethics is therefore increasingly being taught in business schools and is…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Corporate Community Involvement

    A Visible Face of CSR in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Bilge Uyan-Atay

    There has been tremendous growth in Corporate Community Involvement (CCI) projects of all sizes in recent years. This has been encouraged by organisations such as Business in the Community in the UK, which provides information designed to motivate businesses and government to engage in CCI. In fact…

    Hardback – 2014-02-13
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • The Balanced Company

    Organizing for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Inger Jensen, John Damm Scheuer

    Today’s organizations are embedded in global and local network relationships that demand more. They have to consider the importance to customers, investors and employees of being respected in wider society and behaving ethically, so it is increasingly important for companies to reflect…

    Hardback – 2013-12-18
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Auditor Independence

    Auditing, Corporate Governance and Market Confidence, 1st Edition

    By Ismail Adelopo

    In Auditor Independence, Ismail Adelopo argues that the importance of auditors' independence cannot be over-emphasised. Not only do auditors provide certification of the truth and fairness of the information prepared by managers, they also have a duty to express opinions on the degree of compliance…

    Hardback – 2012-12-13
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Human Dignity and Managerial Responsibility

    Diversity, Rights, and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Ana Maria Davila Gomez

    Edited by David Crowther

    The issue of human rights, in the context of corporate social responsibility, is normally taken to relate to concern about exploitation in the supply chain - child labour, slavery in developing countries, and similar evils; but of course, human rights are engaged in relation to the treatment of…

    Hardback – 2011-12-28
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Towards Ecological Taxation

    The Efficacy of Emissions-Related Motor Taxation, 1st Edition

    By David Russell

    Governments around the world are struggling to meet their commitments to achieve targets relating to reductions in greenhouse gases. Many writers advocating ways to achieve these targets offer radical but often impractical approaches that do not offer a way forward within the existing economic…

    Hardback – 2011-05-28
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Making Ecopreneurs

    Developing Sustainable Entrepreneurship, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Michael Schaper

    The first edition of this book looked at the emergence of 'ecopreneurs' - environmental entrepreneurs gaining competitive advantage for their firms through understanding and utilising green issues. These green entrepreneurs have led the way in enabling market forces to generate economic growth…

    Hardback – 2010-06-28
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • A Handbook of Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility

    1st Edition

    By Güler Aras

    Edited by David Crowther

    The current economic situation has highlighted deficiencies in corporate governance while also showing the importance of stakeholder relations. It has also raised the profile of the debates regarding corporate social responsibility and shown the inter-relationship with governance. And the two…

    Hardback – 2010-03-17
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Global Perspectives on Corporate Governance and CSR

    1st Edition

    By Güler Aras

    Edited by David Crowther

    Good governance is good PR, it is important in every sphere of society, whether it be the corporate environment, the political, or wider society. When resources are too limited to meet the minimum expectations of the people, it is a good governance level that can help to promote the welfare of…

    Hardback – 2009-10-28
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Wealth, Welfare and the Global Free Market

    A Social Audit of Capitalist Economics, 1st Edition

    By Ibrahim Ozer Ertuna

    Can the free market system continue to operate in a traditional way in a world that is now globally connected, financially dysfunctional, and becoming environmentally damaged by excessive consumption? Can an alternative approach that respects human culture and values at least as much as it does…

    Hardback – 2009-09-28
    Gower
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Spirituality and Corporate Social Responsibility

    Interpenetrating Worlds, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Bubna-Litic

    Religion and spirituality have often been treated with a secular disdain by management theorists. Recently, the tide has begun to turn and there is a growing openness to cite spirituality in academic analysis and debate, and when considering issues of practical concern to those engaged in the…

    Hardback – 2009-05-20
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Corruption in International Business

    The Challenge of Cultural and Legal Diversity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sharon Eicher

    It is common practice to assume that business practices are universally similar. Business and social attitudes to corruption, however, vary according to the wide variety of cultural norms across the countries of the world. International business involves complex, ethically challenging, and…

    Hardback – 2009-01-01
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Looking Beyond Profit

    Small Shareholders and the Values Imperative, 1st Edition

    By Peggy Chiu

    In this revealing book Peggy Chiu argues against the common belief that maximizing wealth is the primary concern of ordinary small shareholders when they make their share-buying decisions. This fascinating in-depth study of small shareholders provides both theoretical and empirical insights into…

    Hardback – 2008-12-28
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Creating Food Futures

    Trade, Ethics and the Environment, 1st Edition

    By Janice Jiggins

    Edited by Cathy Rozel Farnworth

    A global transformation in food supply and consumption is placing our food security at risk. What changes need to be made to the ways we trade, process and purchase our food if everyone in the world is going to have enough wholesome food to eat? Is there genuine scope for creating food futures that…

    Hardback – 2008-10-28
    Routledge
    Corporate Social Responsibility