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Ethical Eating - A Complete Guide to Sustainable Food By Malcolm Coxall
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Global food is not a nice business. It is controlled by a small cartel of unscrupulous, profit-grubbing multinationals with little or no regard for the consumer, their workers or the planet. It is an... More > industry riddled by safety scandals, the nutritional quality of our food is in free-fall and diet related illness has now become epidemic. Intensive agriculture is steadily destroying the planet, contaminating water and air with artificial fertilisers and pesticides, degrading farmland, causing deforestation and pumping out greenhouse gases faster than the world's entire transport system. Meanwhile Big Food's rapacious appetite for profit knows no limits as it bribes its way through the 3rd world in a huge land grab, dumping untested GM seed on a new generation of farmer-slaves. But all is not lost! A new movement of real, organic and ethical food is on the brink of a renaissance. Read on to understand how Big Food really works and how to reclaim control over our own food once again.< Less
Ethical Eating - A Complete Guide to Sustainable Food By Malcolm Coxall
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Global food is not a nice business. It is controlled by a small cartel of unscrupulous, profit-grubbing multinationals with little or no regard for the consumer, their workers or the planet. It is an... More > industry riddled by safety scandals, the nutritional quality of our food is in free-fall and diet related illness has now become epidemic. Intensive agriculture is steadily destroying the planet, contaminating water and air with artificial fertilisers and pesticides, degrading farmland, causing deforestation and pumping out greenhouse gases faster than the world's entire transport system. Meanwhile Big Food's rapacious appetite for profit knows no limits as it bribes its way through the 3rd world in a huge land grab, dumping untested GM seed on a new generation of farmer-slaves. But all is not lost! A new movement of real, organic and ethical food is on the brink of a renaissance. Read on to understand how Big Food really works and how to reclaim control over our food once again.< Less
Sustainability Citizenship By Andrew Dobson
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Why should you recycle your rubbish? Because the government might fine you if you don’t? Because you are nudged into re-cycling by your Council providing you with a nice new green plastic... More > bin. Or because you believe as a citizen that you owe it to your fellow human beings - in short that it is the right thing to do. In this provocative short essay Andrew Dobson argues that government obsession with financial incentives, or more recently with the politics of nudging people to do the right thing, is undermining the creation of an ethically-based sustainability citizenship. And it is only with the latter that we will make long-term changes to how we live.< Less
Islamic Ethics By Ayatullah Sayyid 'Abd al-Husayn Dastghayb Shirazi
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This book is one of the many Islamic publications distributed by Ahlulbayt Organization throughout the world in different languages with the aim of conveying the message of Islam to the people of the... More > world. Ahlulbayt Organization is a registered Organisation that operates and is sustained through collaborative efforts of volunteers in many countries around the world, and it welcomes your involvement and support. Its objectives are numerous, yet its main goal is to spread the truth about the Islamic faith in general and the Shi`a School of Thought in particular due to the latter being misrepresented, misunderstood and its tenets often assaulted by many ignorant folks, Muslims and non-Muslims. For a complete list of our published books please refer to our website or send us an email .< Less
Making Cents out of Sustainability By Strategic Sustainability Consulting
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This paper provides a brief overview of some of the business benefits of pursuing a sustainability agenda, with specific emphasis on how a "green" focus can benefit small and medium size... More > enterprises (SMEs).< Less
Corporate Sustainability & Responsibility By Wayne Visser
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Corporate Sustainability & Responsibility (CSR) – incorporating corporate responsibility, sustainable development, business ethics and corporate citizenship – has become a widely... More > taught subject in business schools and practiced in companies around the world. Presented here is a comprehensive textbook that introduces students and practitioners to CSR theory and practice, looking at the past, present and future. The text includes 25 case studies and over 60 sets of discussion questions (nearly 200 questions), which allow teachers, students and practitioners to reflect on the presented content and to discuss, debate and dig deeper into the issues. The text itself is written in a highly readable style, without sacrificing academic rigour (there are over 200 references cited). The result is an inexpensive, accessible and searchable introduction to a management discipline that has become critical to the future of business, written by one of the world’s leading authorities on the subject.< Less
Sustainable Corporate Governance By Yousef Alsafadi
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Over the past years, we have heard and read plenty about how executives should behave more responsibly in the light of corporate governance. Despite all these efforts, many implementations of... More > corporate governance provide no protection from potentially catastrophic ethical failures. This book emphasizes the introduction of a new corporate governance blueprint for addressing these concerns in a more organic and holistic way. It is a roadmap toward a high-performance ethical culture. By way of this innovative system, Yousef Safadi is launching a revolutionary concept that actively has human capital embedded in corporate governance in a manner that creates a stable basis for the personnel’s trustworthiness, integrity, and engagement and ethical corporate excellence.< Less
ETHICS IN BUSINESS - IN 2008 By Dr. Bob Boland & Dr. Mustafa Aysan
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It is not enough to value high standards in business and the UN unaudited Global Compact. To live up to them under pressure, requires an ethical mind. So many senior business managers’ people... More > profess high nice ethical values, but their behavior does not bear out what they claim. What will we not do when we are desperate enough? But perhaps ethics in business is a wonderful illusion? This little book is designed as an amusing … but creative … learning experience, to explore business ethics in terms of illusions and realities, and thus to: a. Briefly review ethical standards. b. Relate those standards to business realities. c. Discuss the ethical impacts of: pressures to survive, politics, accountants, global business and computers. d. Develop some ethical opportunities for the future. Now, for an ethical business culture, the key elements are trust, accountability, integrity, and respect. The benefits are safety nets and high performance. Leadership is the key.< Less
ETHICS IN BUSINESS - IN 2008 By Dr. Bob Boland & Dr. Mustafa Aysan
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It is not enough to value high standards in business and the UN unaudited Global Compact. To live up to them under pressure, requires an ethical mind. So many senior business managers’ people... More > profess high nice ethical values, but their behavior does not bear out what they claim. What will we not do when we are desperate enough? But perhaps ethics in business is a wonderful illusion? This little book is designed as an amusing … but creative … learning experience, to explore business ethics in terms of illusions and realities, and thus to: a. Briefly review ethical standards. b. Relate those standards to business realities. c. Discuss the ethical impacts of: pressures to survive, politics, accountants, global business and computers. d. Develop some ethical opportunities for the future. Now, for an ethical business culture, the key elements are trust, accountability, integrity, and respect. The benefits are safety nets and high performance. Leadership is the key.< Less
Ethical Discourses: Volume 1 By Ayatullah al-`Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi
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This book is one of the many Islamic publications distributed by Ahlulbayt Organization throughout the world in different languages with the aim of conveying the message of Islam to the people of the... More > world. Ahlulbayt Organization is a registered Organisation that operates and is sustained through collaborative efforts of volunteers in many countries around the world, and it welcomes your involvement and support. Its objectives are numerous, yet its main goal is to spread the truth about the Islamic faith in general and the Shi`a School of Thought in particular due to the latter being misrepresented, misunderstood and its tenets often assaulted by many ignorant folks, Muslims and non-Muslims. For a complete list of our published books please refer to our website or send us an email .< Less

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