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Businesses with a difference : balancing the social and the economic

Author: Jack Quarter; Laurie Mook; Sherida Ryan
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Building on the popular 2010 collection <em>Researching the Social Economy, Businesses with a Difference</em> explores the challenges and opportunities faced by firms that seek a genuine balance between their social and economic objectives.
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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Case studies
Études de cas
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Mook, Laurie.
Businesses with a Difference : Balancing the Social and the Economic.
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©2000
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Quarter; Laurie Mook; Sherida Ryan
ISBN: 9781442694477 1442694475
OCLC Number: 987325013
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (viii, 272 pages) : illustrations, cartes.
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Historic Changes in the Canadian Credit Union Movement""; ""2 Non-financial Co-operatives in Canada: 1955 to 2005""; ""3 Leaving and Entering the Social Economy: Factors Associated with the Conversion of Organizational Form""; ""4 The Difference Culture Makes: The Competitive Advantage of Reciprocal, Non-monetary Exchange""; ""5 Community Business Development""; ""6 Social Businesses in Twenty-First Century Latin America: The Cases of Argentina and Venezuela"" ""7 Challenges for Engaging Social Economy Businesses in Rural and Small Town Renewal""""8 Land, Self-Determination, and the Social Economy in Fort Albany First Nation""; ""9 Social Entrepreneurship: A Comparative Perspective""; ""10 Exploring Social Transformation, Financial Self-Sufficiency, and Innovation in Canadian Social Enterprises""; ""11 Education for the Social Economy""; ""Contributors""
Responsibility: edited by Laurie Mook, Jack Quarter, and Sherida Ryan.

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