Home Milieuboeken Top 100 Algemeen Boek van de Week: Climate Change, Capitalism, and Corporations

Boek van de Week: Climate Change, Capitalism, and Corporations
Geschreven door Joost   
dinsdag 27 oktober 2015 00:44

Creative_Selfdestructie_120.jpg
☐ Klassieker
☐ Aanrader
☑ Nieuw en actueel
☐ Oud, maar actueel

Basisgegevens
Titel: Climate Change, Capitalism, and Corporations
Ondertitel: Processes of Creative Self-Destruction
Auteur: Christopher Wright, Daniel Nyberg
Eerste druk: 2015
Omvang: 272 pagina's
Uitgever: Cambridge University Press
Bindwijze: Paperback
ISBN: 9781107435131
Prijs: €34,99

De uitgever over boek
Climate change is one of the greatest threats facing humanity, a definitive manifestation of the well-worn links between progress and devastation. This book explores the complex relationship that the corporate world has with climate change and examines the central role of corporations in shaping political and social responses to the climate crisis. The principal message of the book is that despite the need for dramatic economic and political change, corporate capitalism continues to rely on the maintenance of 'business as usual'. The authors explore the different processes through which corporations engage with climate change. Key discussion points include climate change as business risk; corporate climate politics; the role of justification and compromise; and managerial identity and emotional reactions to climate change. Written for researchers and graduate students, this book moves beyond descriptive and normative approaches to provide a sociologically and critically informed theory of corporate responses to climate change.

Meer over het Boek
Cambridge University Press
Creativeselfdestruction.wordpress.com

Meer over de Auteur
Daniel Nyberg
Christopher Wright

 

Video van de week

Video van de week

Schermafbeelding 2018 06 27 om 14.13.52

Boyan bedacht opruimsysteem voor plastic

Partners

  • Partner van MilieuFocus
  • Partner van MilieuFocus
  • Partner van MilieuFocus

Nu online

We hebben 99 gasten online

Nieuwsbrief


Boek van de week

psychology 120Susan Clayton Christie Manning
Psychology and Climate Change

''The book lays out the clear relevance of psychological phenomena to perceptions, impacts and behavior''
Lees verder

Agenda algemeen

No current events.

Realisatie door WELLdotCOM - ICT Solution Provider & Joomla! Professionals