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Social responsibility and environmental sustainability in business : how organizations handle profits and social duties / edited by Preeta M. Banerjee, Vanita Shastri.

Contributor(s): Banerjee, Preeta M | Shastri, Vanita.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Los Angeles : Response Books, 2010Description: xxxii, 184 p. : |bill. ; |c22 cm.ISBN: 9788132104643; 8132104641.Subject(s): Social responsibility of business | Social entrepreneurship | Corporations -- Environmental aspects
Contents:
Foreword: Inspiring People to Engage in Social Entrepreneurship - Jugnu Jain, Raj Melville and Rakesh Pandey Preface - Vanita Shastri From Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to Global Social Entrepreneurship - Vanita Shastri and Preeta M Banerjee Defining metrics for Social impact by Selecting and Setting Corporate Sustainability - Gururaj 'Desh' Deshpande, Meenakshi Verma Agrawal, Nishith Acharya and Naveen Jha Measurements - Duncan White Lessons from Working with the Government of India: The story of Pratham - Leona Christy and Vikas Taneja Social Entrepreneurship Across National Boundaries - Behzad J Larry, Azad Oommen, Venkatesh 'Venky' Raghavendra The Evolution of Ubuntu at Work: Helping women micro entrepreneurs escape the poverty trap - Vibha Pingle Social Entrepreneurship in a Traditionally Profit-Centered Industry - Steven F Young Environmental Sustainability - Managing Stakeholders Through Education - Vithal V Deshpande The Clean Technology Industry: Social entrepreneurship and sustainability - Daniel Wengrovitz and Preeta M Banerjee Greening the Built Environment - Ameeta Soni Developing Green Innovation: DeCopier paper cleaning products - Sushil Bhatia New Beginnings in Age-Old Philosophies - Preeta M Banerjee and Vanita Shastri Index
Summary: Using in-depth and contemporary case studies, the book demonstrates how to define, measure, and achieve socially and environmentally sustainable growth. It inspires social entrepreneurs to build new models of sustainable growth, to scale existing solutions, and to create new public-private partnerships.
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Foreword: Inspiring People to Engage in Social Entrepreneurship - Jugnu Jain, Raj Melville and Rakesh Pandey Preface - Vanita Shastri From Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to Global Social Entrepreneurship - Vanita Shastri and Preeta M Banerjee Defining metrics for Social impact by Selecting and Setting Corporate Sustainability - Gururaj 'Desh' Deshpande, Meenakshi Verma Agrawal, Nishith Acharya and Naveen Jha Measurements - Duncan White Lessons from Working with the Government of India: The story of Pratham - Leona Christy and Vikas Taneja Social Entrepreneurship Across National Boundaries - Behzad J Larry, Azad Oommen, Venkatesh 'Venky' Raghavendra The Evolution of Ubuntu at Work: Helping women micro entrepreneurs escape the poverty trap - Vibha Pingle Social Entrepreneurship in a Traditionally Profit-Centered Industry - Steven F Young Environmental Sustainability - Managing Stakeholders Through Education - Vithal V Deshpande The Clean Technology Industry: Social entrepreneurship and sustainability - Daniel Wengrovitz and Preeta M Banerjee Greening the Built Environment - Ameeta Soni Developing Green Innovation: DeCopier paper cleaning products - Sushil Bhatia New Beginnings in Age-Old Philosophies - Preeta M Banerjee and Vanita Shastri Index

Using in-depth and contemporary case studies, the book demonstrates how to define, measure, and achieve socially and environmentally sustainable growth. It inspires social entrepreneurs to build new models of sustainable growth, to scale existing solutions, and to create new public-private partnerships.

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