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Corporate Social Responsibility Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 64 new and published books in the subject of Corporate Social Responsibility — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Social Partnerships and Responsible Business

    A Research Handbook

    Edited by May Seitanidi, Andrew Crane

    Cross-sector partnerships are widely hailed as a critical means for addressing a wide array of social challenges such as climate change, poverty, education, corruption, and health. Amid all the positive rhetoric of cross-sector partnerships though, critical voices point to the limited success of...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Global Governance, Legitimacy and Legitimation

    Edited by Magdalena Bexell

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    Rules set by global governance organizations affect communities across the world. Such organizations increasingly seek to obtain legitimacy in the eyes of groups beyond their member state elites. This book advances scholarly debate on the politics of legitimacy and legitimation in global governance...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Corporate Social Responsibility and Trade Unions

    Perspectives across Europe

    Edited by Lutz Preuss, Michael Gold, Chris Rees

    Series: Routledge Research in Employment Relations

    Growing interest in corporate social responsibility (CSR) has focused attention on the relationship between businesses and key stakeholders, such as NGOs and local communities. Curiously, however, commentators on CSR rarely discuss the role of trade unions, while commentators on employment...

    Published October 7th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Link Between Company Environmental and Financial Performance (Routledge Revivals)

    By David Edwards

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Link between Company Environmental & Financial Performance, first published in 1998, is a detailed investigation into the effects of environmental performance – resource efficiency, regulatory compliance, new product and service opportunities – on corporate financial performance. This...

    Published September 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Morality and the Market (Routledge Revivals)

    Consumer Pressure for Corporate Accountability

    By N. Craig Smith

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Can businesses abandon the axiom that the customer is always right when consumers start questioning the ethics of business practices? Professor Craig Smith examines the theory and practice of ethical purchase behaviour, a crucial mechanism for ensuring social responsibility in business. He explains...

    Published September 21st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Lean Waste Stream

    Reducing Material Use and Garbage Using Lean Principles

    By Marc Jensen

    The fact that a process produces garbage is a testament to design inefficiency, and this book explains how to use the nature of that garbage to pinpoint and eliminate those inefficiencies. Lean Waste Stream: Reducing Material Use and Garbage Using Lean Principles supplies an unprecedented look at...

    Published September 9th 2014 by Productivity Press

  7. Sustainable Business

    Key Issues

    By Helen Kopnina, John Blewitt

    Series: Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

    Sustainable Business: Key Issues is the first comprehensive introductory-level textbook to address the interface between environmental challenges and business solutions to provide an overview of the basic concepts of sustainability, sustainable business, and business ethics. The book introduces...

    Published August 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Investor Oriented Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting

    By Jane Thostrup Jagd

    Reporting organizations' corporate social responsibility activities is difficult - a lack of regulation means that the communication of these activities varies significantly and there is a multitude of ways in which mistakes can be made. The author provides the tools and insights required to...

    Published August 7th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Business Regulation and Non-State Actors

    Whose Standards? Whose Development?

    Edited by Peter Utting, Darryl Reed, Ananya Mukherjee Reed

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    This volume assesses the achievements and limitations of a new set of non-state or multistakeholder institutions that are concerned with improving the social and environmental record of business, and holding corporations to account. It does so from a perspective that aims to address two limitations...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Creating a Sustainable Economy

    An Institutional and Evolutionary Approach to Environmental Policy

    Edited by Gerardo Marletto

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    This book is designed for those scholars, students, policy-makers – or just curious readers – who are looking for heterodox thinking on the issue of environmental economics and policy. Contributions to this book draw on multiple streams of institutional and evolutionary economics and help build an...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge