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Accounting for social value

Author: Laurie Mook
Publisher: Toronto, ON : University of Toronto Press, 2013
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Accounting for Social Value offers academics, accountants, policy-developers, and members of non-profit, co-operative, and for-profit organizations tools and insights to explore the connections  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Mook
ISBN: 1442642637 9781442642638 1442611464 9781442611467
OCLC Number: 940770195
Description: xiii, 259 s. : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface Contributors Part I: Introduction 1. Social Accounting for the Social Economy LAURIE MOOK (Arizona State University) Part II: Developing New Social Accounting Frameworks 2. Developing Techniques for Stewardship: A Scottish Study MASSIMO CONTRAFATTO (University of Bergamo) and JAN BEBBINGTON (University of St. Andrews) 3. Fair Trade Intermediaries and Social Accounting: The Case of Assisi Organics DARRYL REED (York University), ANANYA MUKHERJEE (York University), J.J. MCMURTRY (York University) and MANJULA CHERKIL (Indian Institute of Management) 4. Stakeholder Engagement in the Design of Social Accounting and Reporting Tools LESLIE BROWN (Mount Saint Vincent University) and ELIZABETH HICKS 5. Mixed Methods in Social Accounting: Evaluating the Micro-Loan Program of Alterna Savings Credit Union EDWARD T. JACKSON (Carleton University) and MICHELE TARSILLA (Western Michigan University) 6. The Demonstrating Value Initiative: Social Accounting for Social Enterprises BRYN SADOWNIK (Vancity Community Foundation) 7. Measuring the Performance of Convention and Visitors Bureaus TIMOTHY J. TYRRELL (Arizona State University) and ROBERT J. JOHNSTON (George Perkins Marsh Institute) PART III: Moving Forward 8. Environmental, Ethical Trade and Fair Trade Purchasing Policies: Some Challenges of Promoting Sustainability in Canadian Universities J.J. MCMURTRY, JACQUELINE MEDALYE (York University) and DARRYL REED (York University) 9. The Role of Intermediaries in Social Accounting: Insights from Effective Transparency Systems KATHERINE RUFF (Charity Intelligence Canada) 10. Social Accounting: Lessons Learned for the Road Ahead LAURIE MOOK and MIKULAS PSTROSS (Arizona State University)
Responsibility: edited by Laurie Mook


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'This collection will be of great value to social economy practitioners, accountants engaged in critical accounting practices, and scholars of business, economics, and the social sciences alike.' -- Read more...

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