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  • Business and Environmental Sustainability

    By Sigrun M. Wagner

    Environmental sustainability is increasingly important to organisations, whether for regulatory, financial or ethical reasons. Business and Environmental Sustainability looks at the environmental aspect of sustainability for all organisations pursuing competitive advantage. This textbook provides…

    Paperback – 2018-07-02 

  • Sustainable Building Performance

    Building Management for Occupant and Environmental Health and Well-being

    By Samantha Hall, Peter Newman

    The growth of green and sustainable building has completely transformed the commercial construction and real estate industries over the past decade. However, whilst buildings are now designed and delivered with sustainable design principles on a global scale, the performance of these buildings over…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

  • Homeworking Women

    Informal Workers' Recognition, Representation and Rights

    By Annie Delaney, Jane Tate, Rosaria Burchielli

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

  • Value Shifts

    How Investors are Advancing Sustainability in Capital Markets

    By Alison L. Dempsey

    Socially responsible investment was once considered a distinct category of investment theory and practice adhered to by specialised investment professionals and dedicated funds. Now the incorporation of environmental, social and governance factors in fund mandates, asset identification, evaluation,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

  • Making Jeans Green

    Linking Sustainability, Business and Fashion

    By Paulina Szmydke-Cacciapalle

    Consumers spend approximately $60 billion on denim products every year. This consumption comes at a great cost, with thousands of litres of fresh water, hazardous chemicals and energy contributing to just one pair of jeans, leaving the environment and the industry vulnerable to climate change.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

  • Green Supply Chain Management

    By Haris Achillas, Dimitris Aidonis, Dionysis Bochtis, Dimitris Folinas

    Today, one of the key priorities in corporate strategic design for an organisation is to emerge as socially responsible and sustainable through environmental protection. As a focal part of sustainability initiatives, green supply chain management has emerged as a key strategy that can provide…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 

  • Managing Infrastructure Projects

    Business models for financial success

    By Sherena Hussain, James Mckellar

    Managing Infrastructure Projects provides students with a comprehensive account of how to ensure that infrastructure construction, delivery, and maintenance is executed both as a viable business concern and as an attractive investment option. Taking a mulit-stakeholder approach, the book examines…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 

  • Corporate Social Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law

    By Stéphanie Bijlmakers

    This book examines whether Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and the responsibilities of business enterprises for human rights have been legally defined in international, European and national law. The Legalization of the Corporate Responsibility to Respect Human Rights confronts and tests the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • The Auditor

    Quo Vadis? (Where to)?

    By Mervyn King, Linda de Beer

    The audit profession is at a tipping point. Without significant innovation in its business model, staff recruitment strategies and audit execution processes, the audit profession may not remain relevant in the 21st century. The number of claims against auditors has significantly increased over the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 

  • Organizational Change for Corporate Sustainability

    4th Edition

    By Suzanne Benn, Melissa Edwards, Tim Williams

    Since this classic book was first published in 2003, sustainability has increasingly accepted as standard business practice for leading corporations, whilst the science itself has revealed how human activity has become the dominant force influencing irreversible changes in the planetary systems.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-26 

  • Farmers' Cooperatives and Sustainable Food Systems in Europe

    By Raquel Ajates Gonzalez

    Farmers' cooperatives are very prevalent in the European Union, where they account for approximately half of agricultural trade and thus are key to articulating rural realities and in shaping the sustainability credentials of European food and farming. This book analyses to what extent farmers'…

    Hardback – 2018-06-12 
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

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