Ethical and Socially Responsible Investment: A Reference Guide for Researchers, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3598440065
  • ISBN-13: 9783598440069
  • DDC: 025.06
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 178 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2003 | Published/Released May 2005
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2003

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Introduction by Petra Molthan

This new reference guide gives details of over 500 ethical and socially responsible information sources. It is aimed at information professionals providing business information services, whether in the private or public sector. It will be invaluable to those working in the fields of investment management and all those who need to find sources of information in this area. This is the most comprehensive reference source book to date on this subject, listing over 500 ethical and socially responsible information sources.

This book covers the following crucial areas within the Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) field: the environment, human rights, working conditions, animal welfare, arms issues, food safety, sexual exploitation, health and safety and tobacco. Sources of information have been carefully analysed for each of these areas. Each source has been individually selected and evaluated and full contact information has been given. Sources range from books and journals to Web resources and professional bodies.

This user-friendly guide is an unrivalled source book and will enable those working in the fields of ethical and socially responsible investment to have access to the best sources of information for their needs.

This title is now available in eBook format through Gale Virtual Reference Library.

Table of Contents

Other Frontmatter.
Resource Guides to Business Information Sources.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
The Authors.
1: The Environment.
2: Human Rights.
3: Working Conditions.
4: Animal Welfare.
5: Arms Issues.
6: Food Safety.
7: Sexual Exploitation.
8: Health & Safety.
9: Tobacco.
10: Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Sources.
Main UK and US Ethical Funds.