ISBN 9780199655007,Corporate Responsibility

Corporate Responsibility



Oxford University Press India

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9780199655007

ISBN-10 0199655006

Paper Back

Number of Pages 464 Pages
Language (English)

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The second edition of this successful textbook examines the multiple dimensions to Corporate Responsibility.
It creates a framework that presents a historical and interdisciplinary overview of the field; a summary of different management approaches; and a review of the key actors and trends worldwide. The authors take a critical perspective and successfully provide a balance between theory and practice. They offer comprehensive coverage of the subject, combining an insightful, interdisciplinary, approach with the pedagogy and support sought after by students. This second edition provides an increased focus on developing countries, social enterprise, and small and medium-sized organizations
New to this edition
1. A new chapter on small and medium sized enterprises has been included to highlight this area of increasing importance.
2. Increased coverage of social enterprise has been provided throughout

Part One: The Meaning and Origins of Corporate Responsibility
1: Introducing Corporate Responsibility
2: The Origins of Corporate Responsibility
3: Sustainable Development
4: Corporate Responsibility in Developing Economies
5: Globalization and Corporate Responsibility
Part Two: Managing and Implementing Corporate Responsibility
6: How Corporate Responsibility is Managed
7: The Place of Corporate Responsibility in the Corporate Governance Framework
8: Social Accounting
9: Stakeholder Management and Engagement
10: Socially Responsible Investment
11: Corporate Responsibility in Smaller Enterprises
Part Three: Impact, Critics, and Future of Corporate Responsibility
12: The Impact of Corporate Responsibility
13: Criticisms of Corporate Responsibility
14: The Future of Corporate Responsibility

About the Author: Mick Blowfield, Alan Murray

Mick Blowfield Senior Research Fellow at the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, Oxford University; Teaching Fellow in Corporate Responsibility, London Business School; Visiting Professor, University of Middlesex Business School.
Alan Murray Principal Teaching Fellow, Corporate Responsibility and Sustainable Development, Leeds University Business School, and Visiting Lecturer at Cass Business School, and The York Management School