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Title Sustainability strategies for industry : the future of corporate practice / edited by Nigel J. Roome
Published Washington, D.C. : Island Press, ©1998


Description 1 online resource (x, 322 pages) : illustrations
Series Greening of industry network series
Greening of industry network series
Contents Economic globalization and ecological sustainability : searching for truth and reconciliation / Thomas N. Gladwin -- Corporate environmentalism, sustainability, and management studies / Andrew J. Hoffman and John R. Ehrenfeld -- Toward sustainable production and consumption : a conceptual framework / Richard Welford, William Young, and Bjarne Ytterhus -- Dinosaur's survival kit : tools and strategies for sustainability / Andrea Spencer-Cooke -- COSY (Company Orientated SustainabilitY) / Frank Belz, Uwe Schneidewind, and Johannes Hummel -- Cultural development strategies and sustainability : a case study of The Body Shop / David Raymond Jones -- Sustainable technology management : the role of networks of learning / Sarah F. Clarke -- Backcasting : an example of sustainable washing / Philip Vergragt and Marjan van der Wel -- Thirty cabbages : diversity of perspective to catalyze redesign in the agrochemical industry / William T. Vorley -- Sustainable forestry management as a model for sustainable industry : a case study of the Swedish approach / Susanne Östlund and Nigel J. Roome -- Sustainable production paradigms for greenfield economies / David Wallace -- International cooperation, technology, and the sustainability challenge / David P. Angel
Summary A multidisciplinary examination of the meaning of sustainability and its practical implications for industry, this work addresses possible changes in industry's relationships with consumerism, employees and the community at large
Notes A collection of essays by various authors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-302) and index
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Subject Industrial management -- Environmental aspects.
Social responsibility of business.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Development -- Sustainable Development.
Industrial management -- Environmental aspects.
Social responsibility of business.
Umweltbezogenes Management
Bedrijfsinterne milieuzorg.
Form Electronic book
Author Roome, Nigel J., 1953-
ISBN 1423780043