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Global Responsibility - Local Agenda

The Legitimacy of Modern Self-determination and African Traditional Authority


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Published by Lit Verlag .
Written in English

  • Anthropology,
  • Local government,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa,
  • Government - Local,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Africa, Southern,
  • Africa, West,
  • Congresses,
  • Decentralization in government

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThomas Gatter (Editor), Manfred Hinz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8947463M
    ISBN 10382586782X
    ISBN 109783825867829

      Development-Oriented Corporate Social Responsibility: Volume 1 book. Multinational Corporations and the Global Context. Edited By Michael Blowfield, Charlotte Karam, Dima Jamali. and the permeation of a northern agenda that marginalizes local the larger debate on the merits and evils of globalization, this volume captures the. Corporate Social Responsibility Defined. In recent years, many organizations have embraced corporate social responsibility (CSR), a philosophy (introduced in Why Ethics Matter,) in which the company’s expected actions include not only producing a reliable product, charging a fair price with fair profit margins, and paying a fair wage to employees, but also caring for the . Remove Market Distortions that Encourage Wasteful Consumption. Rationalize inefficient fossil-fuel subsidies that encourage wasteful consumption by removing market distortions, in accordance with national circumstances, including by restructuring taxation and phasing out those harmful subsidies, where they exist, to reflect their environmental impacts, taking fully into .

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