Research Handbook on Corporate Social Responsibility in Context

Research Handbook on Corporate Social Responsibility in Context

by Anders Ortenblad (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781783474790
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 08/15/2014
Pages: 432
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)

About the Author

Edited by Anders Örtenblad, Professor of Organization and Leadership, Faculty of Social Sciences, Nord University, Norway

Table of Contents

Contents:
Preface
PART I. BACKGROUND AND INTRODUCTION
1. Introduction: Establishing the Art of Contextualizing CSR as a Research Area
Anders Örtenblad
2. Corporate Social Responsibility as Concept and Activity: An Overview
Serra Görpe and Burcu Öksüz
3. The Importance of Context in Understanding CSR
D. Kirk Davidson
4. The Social Context in CSR Research: A Contextualist Approach with Critical Applications
Andromachi Athanasopoulou and John W. Selsky
PART II. CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN CONTEXT
Section A Religion/Level of Economic Development/Continent
5. Islamic and Buddhist Perspectives of Corporate Social Responsibility
Patsy Perry and Aini Ahmad
6. CSR in Developed versus Developing Countries: A Comparative Glimpse
Dima Jamali and Charlotte Karam
7. Does Diffusion Cover Differentiation? Looking into Corporate Social Responsibility in Asia
Patrick Reinmoeller
Section B Industry
8. Corporate Social Responsibility in Food Processing Industry
George Michael Hall
9. Corporate Social Responsibility in Shipping Industry
Maria Lekakou, Ioannis Theotokas and Evangelia Stefanidaki
10. Corporate Social Responsibility in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Wen Li Chan, Jeremy Eng Tuck Cheah and Luiz Montanheiro
Section C Mixed Contexts
11. Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ready Made Garments Industry in Bangladesh
Fara Azmat and Mohammed Ziaul Haque
12. Corporate Social Responsibilityin the Greek Shipping Business
Irene Fafaliou and Tina Aroni
13. Corporate Social Responsibility in the Turkish Pharmaceutical Industry
Serra Görpe and Burcu Öksüz
Section D Specific Situation
14. The Relevance of CSR in the Case of Insurance Firm and Motorcycle Gang in Norway
Petter Gottschalk
15. Fraud Examiners in White-collar Crime Investigations
Petter Gottschalk
PART III. COMMENTS AND REFLECTIONS
16. Reflections on the Universality and Philosophical Foundations of the ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’ Definition
Jared M. Hansen
17. A Comment on the Use of the Seven Aspects of CSR
Jochen Weikert
18. Stages of Corporate Social Responsibility
Petter Gottschalk
19. The Future of CSR: Towards Transformative CSR, or CSR 2.0
Wayne Visser
20. Against CSR: The Meaning and Meaninglessness of CSR in China
Shih-wei Hsu
21. Conclusions, A Contingency Model of CSR and Recommendations for Further Research
Anders Örtenblad
Index

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