The Rise of Global Corporate Social Responsibility: Mining and the Spread of Global Norms

The Rise of Global Corporate Social Responsibility: Mining and the Spread of Global Norms

by Hevina S. Dashwood

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ISBN-13: 9781107437258
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 08/21/2014
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.71(d)

About the Author

Hevina S. Dashwood is Associate Professor of Political Science at Brock University, Canada. Her broad research and teaching interests encompass international political economy, the role of non-state actors in global governance, international public policy and Canadian foreign policy. Professor Dashwood is the author of numerous journal articles and book chapters on corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the mining sector and has conducted case study research on Canadian mining companies' CSR in Africa and Latin America.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Theoretical explanation of CSR adoption; 3. Major developments in the global mining industry; 4. Noranda Inc.; 5. Placer Dome Inc.; 6. Barrick Gold Corporation; 7. Global collaboration towards sustainable development; 8. Conclusion.

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