Sustainable Development Drivers: The Role of Leadership in Government, Business and NGO Performance

Sustainable Development Drivers: The Role of Leadership in Government, Business and NGO Performance

by Kees Zoeteman (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780857934895
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 10/12/2012
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Edited by Kees Zoeteman, Professor of Sustainable Development in International Perspective, Telos, Tilburg Sustainability Centre, Tilburg University, The Netherlands

Table of Contents

Contents:
Preface
PART I: THE CORE OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
1. Sustainable Development: Taking Responsibility for the Whole
Kees Zoeteman
2. A Short History of Sustainable Development
Kees Zoeteman and Jaco Tavenier
3. The Mission Reflected in the Sustainable Development Concept: Uplifting Society
Kees Zoeteman and Hans Mommaas
4. Can Sustainable Development be Measured?
Kees Zoeteman
PART II: LEADERSHIP AND INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT
5. Leadership and Sustainability Attitudes in Personal Life
Kees Zoeteman
6. Individual and Organizational Development Phases Towards Sustainability
Margarete van den Brink
PART III: NATIONS, BUSINESSES AND MARKETS
7. Ranking of Nations
Kees Zoeteman, Wouter Kersten and Lieke van de Voort
8. Drivers of Corporate Social Responsibility
Johan Graafland and Hugo Smid
9. Understanding Differences in Business Sectors
Kees Zoeteman
10. Sustainability Attitudes in Local Area Development in the Netherlands
Jules Hinssen
PART IV: NGOs AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
11. NGOs and Sustainability Attitudes
Wouter Kersten, Elena Akdanova and Kees Zoeteman
12. The Sustainability Movement
Paul van Seters
13. The Case of the Center for Human Emergence Netherlands
Lisette Schuitemaker, Peter Merry and Anne-Marie Voorhoeve
PART V: PAST AND FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS
14. Building Consensus for Sustainable Development
Lawrence Susskind and Mattijs van Maasakkers
15. Trends, Crises and Sustainability
Kees Zoeteman
16. The Conflict of Our Time
Otto Scharmer
Index

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