Corporate Social Responsibility Products

  • Outsourcing Energy Management

    Saving Energy and Carbon through Partnering, 1st Edition

    By Steven Fawkes

    This book describes energy management outsourcing as a way of addressing the current energy challenges facing all organizations, namely high and volatile energy prices, the need to mitigate climate change and potential supply constraints as oil production peaks. These problems are likely to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11

  • Ethics and Socially Responsible Investment

    A Philosophical Approach, 1st Edition

    By William Ransome, Charles Sampford

    This volume breaks new ground by approaching Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) as an explicitly ethical practice in financial markets. The work explains the philosophical and practical shortcomings of ’long term shareholder value’ and the origins and conceptual structure of SRI, and links its…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11

  • Sustainable Growth in a Post-Scarcity World

    Consumption, Demand, and the Poverty Penalty, 1st Edition

    By Philip Sadler

    Over 20 years ago Philip Sadler, then head of a leading British business school, wrote Managerial Leadership in the Post-Industrial Society. In it he predicted that business would experience the most radical transformation since the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century. This transformation has…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11

  • The New Natural Resource

    Knowledge Development, Society and Economics, 1st Edition

    By Hans Christian Garmann Johnsen

    Increasingly in the public discourse there are references to the knowledge economy, knowledge society, knowledge workers and knowledge organisations. The argument is that knowledge is becoming the main economic resource, replacing the natural resources that drove the industrial revolution. The new…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31

  • Reframing the Leadership Landscape

    Creating a Culture of Collaboration, 1st Edition

    By Roger Hayes, Reginald Watts

    In an uncertain and complex world leaders should not merely respond to the speed of change but attempt to anticipate it. Sometimes it is unexpected, sometimes the signs are there but the dots are not joined together. The NEW normal must be navigated, negotiated, networked and a narrative built…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and the Welfare State

    The Historical and Contemporary Role of CSR in the Mixed Economy of Welfare, 1st Edition

    By Jeanette Brejning

    Over the past four decades many European welfare states have seen an increasing involvement of the commercial sector in their mixed economies of welfare. One aspect of this development that has yet to be fully understood in social policy analysis is the engagement of businesses to address social…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19

  • An Integral Approach to Development Economics

    Islamic Finance in an African Context, 1st Edition

    By Basheer A. Oshodi

    Developing economies such as those in sub-Saharan Africa are searching for realistic economic policy prescriptions. Despite economic growth in countries like Nigeria, poverty and unemployment blight the lives of many, in the midst of plenty. Simultaneously, much neo-classical economic thought is…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Transformation and Innovation

  • Patient Safety

    Perspectives on Evidence, Information and Knowledge Transfer, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorri Zipperer

    Patient Safety: Perspectives on Evidence, Information and Knowledge Transfer provides background on the patient safety movement, systems safety, human error and other key philosophies that support change and innovation in the reduction of medical error. The book draws from multidisciplinary areas…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11

  • Women and Entrepreneurship

    Female Durability, Persistence and Intuition at Work, 1st Edition

    By Beatrice E. Avolio Alecchi, Mirjana Radovi?-Markovi?

    Women and Entrepreneurship comes from two authors with especially rich experience in this field of research. Embracing experience in a range of developed and developing countries and examining both dependent and independent roles, Beatrice Avolio and Mirjana Radovi-Markovi profile women…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09

  • Scenario Based Strategy

    Navigate the Future, 1st Edition

    By Paul de Ruijter

    We need strategy. The world is changing, the future uncertain. What is required is vision: What might the future bring? Where is our business going? What are our fundamental business values? This book is a manual for all those who want to apply strategy in organisations. It is intended for everyone…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09

  • Corporate Risk and Governance

    An End to Mismanagement, Tunnel Vision and Quackery, 1st Edition

    By Alan Waring

    Corporate Risk and Governance addresses corporate risk management and governance requirements affecting large organizations in all industry sectors and countries. The book strongly advocates implementation of Corporate Governance Codes, ISO 31000 Risk Management, ISO 22301 Business Continuity…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06

  • Islamic Values and Management Practices

    Quality and Transformation in the Arab World, 1st Edition

    By Maqbouleh M. Hammoudeh

    The author of this thought provoking addition to Gower's Transformation and Innovation Series has worked as a management consultant in the Arab Middle East for 25 years. In Islamic Values and Management Practices she acknowledges that businesses and other organizations in the region face urgent…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Transformation and Innovation

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