Corporate Social Responsibility
By Brent D. Beal
SAGE Publications, Inc
eBook$5 per week
$5 per week
5 weeks to own
Return anytime and charges stop.
Pay for 5 weeks and the book is yours to keep.
Get instant access, take notes, search, and highlight.
Only pay for what you need. Textbooks on your terms.
Corporate Social Responsibility: Definition, Core Issues and Recent Developments offers a well-structured and thorough introduction to corporate social responsibility (CSR). Author Brent D. Beal introduces the basic concept of CSR, briefly discusses the challenges of defining it, and summarizes important conceptual models. CSR is examined in the context of the perfect competition market model, market failure, and social dilemmas. Three different types of CSR—systemic, strategic, and philanthropic—are highlighted. Finally, arguments both for and against CSR are outlined and several conceptual frames are proposed. Readers are encouraged to think about what businesses should be responsible for in society and how a society’s economic system should be structured, bounded, and ultimately, controlled. This text is appropriate for any business course in which the introduction of CSR would complement other course content.
Your cart is empty