The Resource Social innovation : solutions for a sustainable future, Thomas Osburg, René Schmidpeter, editors, (electronic resource)

Social innovation : solutions for a sustainable future, Thomas Osburg, René Schmidpeter, editors, (electronic resource)

Label
Social innovation : solutions for a sustainable future
Title
Social innovation
Title remainder
solutions for a sustainable future
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Osburg, René Schmidpeter, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Social Innovation is becoming an increasingly important topic in our global society. Those organizations which are able to develop business solutions to the most urgent social and ecological challenges will be the leading companies of tomorrow. Social Innovation not only creates value for society but will be a key driver for business success. Although the concept of Social Innovation is discussed globally the meaning and its impact on the development of new business strategies is still heavily on debate. This publication has the goal to give a comprehensive overview of different concepts in the very innovative field of Social Innovation, from a managerial as well as from a theoretical and social perspective. Over 30 leading thinkers in the field of Innovation, Strategic Management and Organizational Development give a well structured inside on the latest developments and progress in the field of Social Innovation. Thereby the authors not only develop a comprehensive and unique analysis on the state-of-the art of social innovation but also give practical advice and information to business leaders on how to apply the latest management thinking on Social Innovation to daily business decisions. This publication has the intention to become a milestone in the further development of the concept of Social Innovation as well as to further stimulate new business strategies necessary to overcome world most pressing social and ecological challenges
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Additional physical form
Also available in print
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
338.9/27
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
.S63 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
CSR, sustainability, ethics & governance
Label
Social innovation : solutions for a sustainable future, Thomas Osburg, René Schmidpeter, editors, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Color
mixed
Contents
Theoretical Approaches -- Related Concepts -- Management Approaches and Challenges -- Fields for Social Innovation -- Societal Framework for Social Innovation
Control code
000051762787
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642365393
Level of compression
uncompressed
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b28862454
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)849307518
  • spr364236540X
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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