Browse and purchase any student and teaching resources, digital learning resources and educational textbooks.
Find any digital resource - Pearson eTexts, Lightbook, VitalSource, eBooks, MyLabs, Reader 2.0 & more.
Introducing the fast and easy way to shop. Simply enter your ISBN (unique product code) and checkout.
Support your child's learning in Literacy, Maths, Science, History, Geography & more.
Find the resources you need to excel in Maths, Science, English, History, Geography & more.
We have all your university resources as well as MyLab, Mastering and eText access codes.
Vocational & TAFE resources including building & construction, plumbing, electrical and more.
Check out our extensive range of ELT resources for anyone at any age.
F-6 school resources for the Australian Curriculum.
Secondary teaching resources for the Australian Curriculum (and for NSW).
Bespoke programs focused on whole school improvement through learning, assessments and resources.
Professional development courses; topical workshops; and conferences for all educators.
Browse our extensive range of educational products, resources and services.
VET teaching resources developed for a range of Australian Quality Training Framework Packages.
The most comprehensive and compelling collection of business, technology and enthusiast titles.
Browse the complete range of Pearson ELT resources, including Pearson English Readers.
A selection of the most interesting stories from the Pearson network around Australia and the world.
Join us as we chat with some of the leading thinkers and thought leaders in the education space.
Booksellers can login for extra benefits - product lists, view net pricing, stock levels and order direct.
Pearson contracted authors can access a range of resources, including the asset library and artwork briefs.
Find out about our commitment to education and learning. Overview of our products and services.
Learn about how we are putting great digital tools to good use.
Learn why everything we do is working towards measurable learning outcomes.
Meet our talented and passionate leadership team, who are leading the way into an increasingly digital future.
We've partnered with leaders in education to transform learning across Australia.
Get to know our global associates and ventures, and how they’re improving lives through learning.
Learning defines our company purpose and is itself a social purpose. Hear about how we're making a difference.
Are you as passionate about learning as we are? Then explore current vacancies at Pearson Australia.
Stay abreast of the latest trends in education through our blog and social media channels.
You are here:
Pearson Australia Home
This new edition of Corporate Responsibility starts with a fundamental shift in perspective from the previous edition by highlighting the shift from corporate responsibility being a vital business issue, to being the vital issue facing business. In the process the author brings together a comprehensive guide to the subject to addressing contemporary developments in both theory and practice.
A distinct intellectual framework is developed which highlights the ways the issues at the heart of Corporate Responsibility hang together. This links the ethics which underpin the values of corporations and their leadership to the way they exercise their responsibilities as stewards not just of their business but of the natural, human and built environment which they affect. Up-to-the minute research is integrated with case studies that allow the teacher, student and researcher to access the body of contemporary knowledge while responding to a rapidly changing landscape.
1. Corporate Social responsibility: the emerging agenda
2. The corporate and social/economic challenge
3. Defining corporate social responsibility
4. The role and function of business in society
5. Business ethics
6. Codes of behaviour
7. The nature and evolution of corporate governance
8. Standards, safety and security
9. The greening of economies and corporations the sustainability challenge
10 Sustainability the opportunities and challenges
11 Managing a sustainable business
12 Embedding CSR practice
13 The built environment
14 Ways forward and conclusions
Corporate Responsibility has been restructured from the previous edition to allow:
· Greater emphasis to the global challenges of Corporate Responsibility
· Space for the policy initiatives that have emerged.
· New Chapters on CSR Practice Internationally, Codes of Behaviour and the Nature and Evolution of Corporate Governance
· Detailed examination of contemporary events such as BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, the Fukushima Nuclear Radiation Disaster, the widening gap between CEO remuneration and that of others, concerns about corporate tax avoidance.
· Essential material for the successful study of international business.
Tom Cannon has held senior academic appointments in the USA, Australia, New Zealand, and is currently Professor of Strategic Development at the University of Liverpool.
Understanding the formats available
This product is available in different formats to suit your needs, from the traditional printed textbook to an online MyLab/Mastering learning program your lecturer may use throughout your course.
Note: Only purchase MyLab/Mastering access if it has been set by your lecturer. For an optimal learning experience we recommend that you buy your MyLab/Mastering with an integrated eText.
© Copyright 2017 Pearson Australia Group Pty Ltd. All Rights Reserved. ABN 40 004 245 943