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Corporations and law firms want to keep up-to-date with the wide range of
initiatives and codes of practice on CSR, and with policies being used by
The book is divided into four sections as follows.
1. Trends in CSR
This includes trends in different jurisdictions and areas which may be subject
to legislation rather than "soft law".
2. Multinational Initiatives
This includes coverage of source materials including codes of practice
published by organisations such as the UN, the ICC, the OECD, the Global
Reporting Initiative and various financial institutions.
3. Industry Sectors
This includes CSR principles in specific sectors such as banking and finance,
clothing, pharmaceuticals, food and drink, energy and professional services.
4. Private Initiatives
This includes examples of CSR policies from international corporations such as
Coca Cola, Dell, Ericson, Hewlett-Packard, Ford, General Electric, Mitsubishi,
Shell and Wal Mart.
About the Author Foreword Preface Chapter 1 The Concept of CSR
Chapter 2 Names and Definitions Chapter 3 CSR Basic Debate
Chapter 4 Delimitation from Neighbouring Concepts Chapter 5 Models
and Types of Thinking Chapter 6 History Chapter 7 Drivers and
Dividers Chapter 8 Corporations Chapter 9 Corporate Reputation
Chapter 10 Corporate Social Contract Chapter 11 Corporate
Citizenship Chapter 12 Globalization Chapter 13 Benefits
Chapter 14 Management and Business Strategy Chapter 15 Triple
Bottom Line Chapter 16 CSR and Human Rights Chapter 17 CSR and
Social Rights Chapter 18 Developing Countries Chapter 19 CSR as
a Tool to Fight Poverty Chapter 20 Environment Chapter 21
Measurability Chapter 22 Stakeholders Chapter 23 CSR by Areas
and Countries Chapter 24 Self-Regulation and Codes of Conduct
Chapter 25 CSR and the Media Chapter 26 TNCs and CSR Chapter 27
Small Companies Chapter 28 CSR Literature Chapter 29 NGOs and
CSR Chapter 30 Examples of Business-CSR Relationships Chapter 31
Reporting Chapter 32 Partnerships Chapter 33 CSR in Some
Specific Sectors Chapter 34 Liberal Professions Chapter 35
Research Collaboration Chapter 36 Socially Responsible Investment
Chapter 37 Voluntary or Mandatory Chapter 38 The Norms on
Transnational Corporations with Regard to Human Rights Chapter 39
Institutions and Other Entities Chapter 40 Award Chapter 41
Criticism Chapter 42 New Realities and Trends Chapter 43
Conclusions. Bibliography. Index.