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Corporations and Citizenship [electronic resource] / edited by Greg Urban.

Publication:
Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2014].
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (392p.) : illustrations.
Series:
Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism
Contained In:
De Gruyter University Press Library.
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De Gruyter Online.
Subjects:
Corporate governance.
Corporation law.
Corporations -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Corporations -- Sociological aspects.
Language:
In English.
Biography/History:
Greg Urban is Arthur Hobson Quinn Professor of Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania and author of several books, including Metaculture: How Culture Moves Through the World.
Summary:
Assembling scholars from legal studies, business ethics, philosophy, history, political science, and anthropology, Corporations and Citizenship addresses the role of modern for-profit corporations as a distinctive kind of social formation within democratic national states.
Contents:
Frontmatter
Contents
Chapter 1. Why For-Profit Corporations and Citizenship? / Urban, Greg
Chapter 2. Corporate Power and the Public Good / Sharp Paine, Lynn
Chapter 3. How Big Business Targets Children / Bakan, Joel
Chapter 4. Corporate Social Purpose and the Task of Management / Smith, Jeffery
Chapter 5. Corporate Purpose and Social Responsibility / Sturchio, Jeffrey L. ; Galambos, Louis
Chapter 6. Education by Corporation / Sepinwall, Amy J.
Chapter 7. Enron and the Legacy of Corporate Discourse / Genova, Rosalie
Chapter 8. Saving TEPCO / Miyazaki, Hirokazu
Chapter 9 The Rise and Embedding of the Corporation / Licht, Walter
Chapter 10. Citizens of the Corporation? / Estlund, Cynthia
Chapter 11. Politics and Corporate Governance / Gourevitch, Peter
Chapter 12. The Nature and Futility of "Regulation by Assimilation" / Macey, Jonathan R.
Chapter 13. Multinational Corporations as Regulators and Central Planners / Pistor, Katharina
Chapter 14. Ethnicity, Incorporated / Comaroff, Jean ; Comaroff, John
Chapter 15. Corporate Nostalgia? / Ho, Karen
Chapter 16. Can For-Profit Corporations Be Good Citizens? / Hsieh, Nien-hè‚
Notes
Contributors
Index
Acknowledgments.
Notes:
1 illustrations.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed March 24, 2015)
Contributor:
Urban, Greg, editor.
ISBN:
9780812209716
OCLC:
880667375
Publisher Number:
10.9783/9780812209716 doi
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.