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Rethinking corporate social engagement : lessons from Latin America

Author: Lester M Salamon
Publisher: Sterling, VA : Kumarian Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1961, President John F. Kennedy outlined a bold new policy of reform toward Latin America which gave commitments to work with Latin American governments to promote more progressive tax structures, institute meaningful land reform, democratize governments, strengthen civic organizations, and significantly reduce poverty. This "Alliance for Progress" was disbanded within 12 years however, as political situations in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Salamon, Lester M.
Rethinking corporate social engagement.
Sterling, VA : Kumarian Press, 2010
(DLC) 2009046638
(OCoLC)320189093
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lester M Salamon
ISBN: 9781565494039 1565494032
OCLC Number: 781635692
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 159 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations and Acronyms; 1. Introduction: A New Alliance for Progress?; 2. Proliferation; 3. Professionalization; 4. Partnering; 5. Participation; 6. Penetration; 7. Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Books, Articles, Reports; Personal Interviews; About the Author; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z.
Responsibility: Lester M. Salamon.

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