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Corporate social responsibility in the construction industry

Author: Mike Murray; Andrew Dainty
Publisher: London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2009.
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"The construction process, right through from planning and design to use and demolition, has a major impact on society. Traditionally, concern has been focused on its environmental impact and the quest for sustainability, but this has now extended into the wider remit of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Essentially, this means that businesses must act (voluntarily) in a socially ethical manner by developing a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Cross-cultural studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Corporate social responsibility in the construction industry.
London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2009
(DLC) 2008003867
(OCoLC)181420958
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Murray; Andrew Dainty
ISBN: 9780203012338 020301233X 9781134233007 1134233000
OCLC Number: 824698061
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 410 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Evolution of corporate social responsibility in the construction industry --
Impact of construction on communities --
Prevalence and nature of corrupt practices --
Sustainable development --
International perspectives on corporate social responsibility in construction.
Responsibility: edited by Michael Murray and Andrew Dainty.
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A presentation on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the construction industry. It is suitable for built environment undergraduate and post-graduate courses, as well as CEOs and senior managers  Read more...

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