Peace through Commerce: Responsible Corporate Citizenship and the Ideals of the United Nations Global Compact

University of Notre Dame Pess
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Peace through Commerce: Responsible Corporate Citizenship and the Ideals of the United Nations Global Compact contains a foreword, introduction, and twenty-one chapters by major business leaders and scholars who discuss the issues set out by the United Nations Global Compact, launched in 2000. The chapters address the purpose of the corporation; the influence of legal and peace studies; the experience of career NGO officials and of business leaders; how commerce can help promote peace; and how we might envision the future. Ten case studies document the efforts of individual businesses to successfully serve society's interests as well as their own.
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Oliver F. Williams, C.S.C., is director of the Center for Ethics and Religious Values in Business and associate professor of management at the University of Notre Dame.

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University of Notre Dame Pess
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Published on
Sep 10, 2008
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Pages
512
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ISBN
9780268096854
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Language
English
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Genres
Business & Economics / Business Ethics
Business & Economics / Development / Sustainable Development
Business & Economics / Government & Business
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