The term corporate social responsibility (CSR) has gained prominence both in business and in the media and has become one of the most debated management issues. Yet there is still a lack of consensus on what the concept means, what it entails, why it should be embraced and how. This companion offers scholars and graduate students a valuable guide to current thinking and a comprehensive reference to this increasingly important field.... to be something like motherhood and apple pie - everyone finds it a good thing , and there is almost universal appreciation. ... But as it often happens with other catch phrases that suddenly come into vogue, like a#39;empowermenta#39; and a#39; participationa#39;, ... responsibilities to a broad range of stakeholders, including employees, customers, communities and the environment. ... as the guiding force in determining a companya#39;s mission and vision, as well as its day-to-day policies and practices, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Ashgate Research Companion to Corporate Social Responsibility|
|Author||:||Professor Nicholas Capaldi, Professor David Crowther|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2012-11-28|