eBook Business Reference Guide: The Environment & Areas of Social Responsibility, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 142983594X
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835947
  • DDC: 658.408
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 87 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Business Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various business topics. This volume offers an introduction to the concept of environmental and social responsibility and the efforts being made by businesses to fulfill these obligations to the community. The essays begin by looking at areas of social responsibility and the charitable activities of companies. Then, the collection examines concepts of environmental management and reviews the environmental standards businesses are expected to achieve.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Corporate Social Responsibility.
2: Community Reinvestment.
3: Corporate Leaders as Volunteers.
4: Business Funding for the Arts.
5: Corporate Funding for Public Libraries.
6: ISO 14000 Environmental Management Standards.
7: Environmental Management.
8: The Economics of Climate Change.
9: The Environment & the Global Economy.
10: Law & the Environment.
11: Environmental & Natural Resource Economics.