Appropriate for undergraduate and graduate courses in Business Management and Administration. Written from a managerial perspective, this book provides comprehensive coverage of environmental concerns important to business and management, written with as little jargon as possible. The first part provides theoretical background on the development of the environment as a major business concern; the second part offers chapters on specific environmental issues; and the third part deals with management theory and practice with regard to environmental issues.
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A comprehensive examination of environmental concerns important to business and management, this volume provides a theoretical framework for analyzing environmental issues, a discussion of specific environmental issues, and strategic approaches to these problems from the standpoint of business and society.From the Back Cover:
This book provides comprehensive coverage of environmental issues important to business. This volume provides both theory and practice, a discussion of specific environmental issues, and strategic approaches to these problems. Written from a management perspective, the book addresses the development of the environment as a business concern. Discussing specific environmental issues, it presents management theory and practice as related to the environment and demonstrates how business is affected by the environment, including regulations and public pressure. It also provides examples of responses that businesses have made to these environmental problems. The second edition of Principles of Environmental Management: The Greening of Business has been updated to provide the latest information, new material, and a new chapter on management theory and the environment. New topics include the "greening" of strategy, communications, manufacturing, and marketing. It also presents an historical overview of societal consumption and production and discusses the responsibility of business to create a sustainable society. An essential environmental resource for every manager, business professional, and business owner.
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Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0136848958
Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110136848958
Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0136848958