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CSR, sustainability, and leadership

Contributor(s): Eweje, Gabriel [Editor] | Bathurst, Ralph J [Editor].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Routledge studies in leadership research; 5. Publisher: New York Routledge 2017Description: xv, 284 p.: ill. Includes bibliographical references and index.ISBN: 9780367026585.Subject(s): Sustainable development | Leadership | Social responsibility of businessDDC classification: 658.408 Summary: With the acceptance of CSR and Sustainability as important business performance indicators, it is time now to assess the impact that leadership has on the development of these processes. CSR, Sustainability, and Leadership seeks to explore the integration of these three elements through an examination of concerns and trends in contemporary organizations. The authors discuss empirical and theoretical studies that focus on processes and practices which inform the field. Organizations wish not only to participate in responsible behavior but also actively lead within their local environments. However, businesses are failing in their execution of CSR because of ineffective leadership. Business leaders are central to an organization’s purpose in the world and this book will inform a robust discussion about social issues that are pressing to scholars, policymakers, not-for-profit organizations, and students. https://www.routledge.com/CSR-Sustainability-and-Leadership/Eweje-Bathurst/p/book/9780367026585
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Table of Contents

Foreword
Section A: Leading for Sustainability
Chapter 1. Introduction: Leading for Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability
Chapter 2. Sustainability Leadership: It’s Not about Heroes
Chapter 3. Responsible Leadership in Times of Change: Champions from the Arab Region
Chapter 4. The Role of Leadership in Leading Organizations towards Sustainability: An Organizational Learning Perspective
Chapter 5. Decision-Making as Sustainable Leadership: The Garbage Can Revisited
Chapter 6. Evaluating CSR, Sustainability and Sourcing Within the UK Supermarket Industry: The Case of Waitrose/John Lewis Partnership
Chapter 7. Corporate Social Responsibility and Leadership Style
Section B: Global Challenges and Concerns
Chapter 8. Practicing Corporate Social Responsibility
Chapter 9. Environmental Social and Governance Reporting: A Case Study of the Australian Mining Sector
Chapter 10. A Study of Strategic CSR and BOP Business Practice: From the Perspective of Organizational Sustainability
Chapter 11. Constructive Consumption: Corporate Leadership in Bridging Livelihoods and Conservation in Democratic Societies
Chapter 12. The Louis Vuitton Foundation: The Gift of a CSR Leader and Art Lover to the World
Chapter 13. Conclusion: Leading Responsibly and Sustainably
Index

With the acceptance of CSR and Sustainability as important business performance indicators, it is time now to assess the impact that leadership has on the development of these processes. CSR, Sustainability, and Leadership seeks to explore the integration of these three elements through an examination of concerns and trends in contemporary organizations. The authors discuss empirical and theoretical studies that focus on processes and practices which inform the field.
Organizations wish not only to participate in responsible behavior but also actively lead within their local environments. However, businesses are failing in their execution of CSR because of ineffective leadership. Business leaders are central to an organization’s purpose in the world and this book will inform a robust discussion about social issues that are pressing to scholars, policymakers, not-for-profit organizations, and students.

https://www.routledge.com/CSR-Sustainability-and-Leadership/Eweje-Bathurst/p/book/9780367026585

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