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Greening business : managing for sustainable development

Author: John Davis
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; Cambridge, Mass., USA : B. Blackwell, 1991.
Series: Developmental management.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that industry must now pursue a programme of sustainable development. There must in fact be a second industrial revolution. Products must be more durable, reconditioning and recycling  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Davis
ISBN: 0631172025 9780631172024 0631193154 9780631193159
OCLC Number: 21333549
Description: 215 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. What does sustainable development mean? --
2. Vision and values --
3. Horses for courses --
the size factor --
4. The numbers game --
5. Good work --
different arrangements --
6. Conducting the orchestra --
7. Pulling together --
alternative ownership --
8. Quality, codes, and standards --
9. New rules for the business games --
10. New age opportunities --
sustainable technologies --
11. Postscript: the world's search for new systems.
Series Title: Developmental management.
Responsibility: John Davis ; with a foreword by Ronnie Lessem.

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