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Humanism in Business Series

Humanistic Management in Practice

Editors: Von Kimakowitz, E., Pirson, M., Spitzeck, H., Dierksmeier, C., Amann, W. (Eds.)

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An investigation into the principles of humanistic management which examines their threoretical merits. In order to demonstrate that humanistic ideas also work in practice and can lead to actionable management guidelines it presents case studies of how businesses succeed in generating social value whilst being profitable.

About the authors

is Distinguished Professor of Globalization Ethics at Stonehill College, Boston, Co-Director of the Sustainable Management and Measurement Institute (SUMMIT), and Board Director of The Humanistic Management Network. He has a special interest in the theory of freedom and the history of liberal thought in Europe, North and South America. He has published several books on legal, political, and religious philosophy and works currently on topics of globalization ethics and corporate social responsibility.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Introducing This Book and Humanistic Management

    Kimakowitz, Ernst (et al.)

    Pages 1-12

  • ABN AMRO REAL – A New Bank for a New Society

    Palacios, Patricia (et al.)

    Pages 13-27

  • AES Corporation – Serving People and Society

    Rodopman, Burcu

    Pages 28-41

  • Humanistic Business via the Integral Enterprise: The Case of Broad Air Conditioning, China

    Lessem, Alexander Schieffer Ronnie

    Pages 42-61

  • bracNet: Bridging the Digital Divide – Covering Bangladesh with Wireless Broadband Access

    Pirson, Michael

    Pages 62-75

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eBook $89.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-30658-5
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $125.00
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $120.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-31951-0
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Humanistic Management in Practice
Editors
  • Ernst Von Kimakowitz
  • M. Pirson
  • H. Spitzeck
  • C. Dierksmeier
  • W. Amann
Series Title
Humanism in Business Series
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-30658-5
DOI
10.1057/9780230306585
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-24632-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31951-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 348
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