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The Influence of Catholic Social Teaching on the Democratic Practice of Corporate Social Responsibility: A Study from Indonesia

Francisca Ninik Yudianti

in Democracy, Culture, Catholicism: Voices from Four Continents

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780823267309
eISBN:
9780823272334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823267309.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Do the principles and frameworks provided by Catholic Social Teaching (CST) have any effect today on the processes of democratic practices and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Catholic-owned ... More


BCR and Corporate Social Responsibility

Lokke Moerel

in Binding Corporate Rules: Corporate Self-Regulation of Global Data Transfers

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199662913
eISBN:
9780191746208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662913.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter considers Binding Corporate Rules (BCR) as a form of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). It discusses to what extent data protection is covered by international soft law instruments ... More


Reconsidering Organizations as Cultures of Integrity

George Cheney, Daniel J. Lair, Dean Ritz, and Brenden E. Kendall

in Just a Job?: Communication, Ethics, and Professional Life

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195182774
eISBN:
9780199871001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182774.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

This chapter focuses on the modern organization as a unit of life experience that is taken for granted yet little understood, showing how organizational culture shapes and sustains integrity (or ... More


Business Enterprises in Public International Law: the Case for an International Code on Corporate Responsibility

Andreas Heinemann

in From Bilateralism to Community Interest: Essays in Honour of Bruno Simma

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199588817
eISBN:
9780191725272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588817.003.0045
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter focuses on the attention which transnational corporations have attracted in public international law over recent decades. The starting point is the world of the Codes of Conduct in the ... More


Conclusion

Lokke Moerel

in Binding Corporate Rules: Corporate Self-Regulation of Global Data Transfers

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199662913
eISBN:
9780191746208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662913.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter presents the overall conclusions, looking at issues relating to Binding Corporate Rules, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Data Protection Regulation. It provides recommendations and ... More


Frankenstein: Annotated for Scientists, Engineers, and Creators of All Kinds

Mary Shelley

David H. Guston, Ed Finn, and Jason Scott Robert (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262533287
eISBN:
9780262340267
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262533287.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein has endured in the popular imagination for two hundred years. Begun as a ghost story by an intellectually and socially precocious eighteen-year-old author during a cold ... More


Enacting the Corporation: An American Mining Firm in Post-Authoritarian Indonesia

Marina Welker

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520282308
eISBN:
9780520957954
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520282308.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

What are corporations, and to whom are they responsible? The author draws on two years of research at Newmont Mining Corporation's Denver headquarters and its Batu Hijau copper and gold mine in ... More


When the saints come marching in

Harry Blutstein

in The Ascent of Globalisation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781784992897
eISBN:
9781526104311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992897.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Reverend Leon Sullivan created one of the first global programmes that encouraged transnational firms to accept that they had social responsibilities beyond just making profits. Harnessing public ... More


Assessing Corporate Social Responsibility in the Tobacco Industry

Peter Benson

in Corporate Social Responsibility?: Human Rights in the New Global Economy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226244273
eISBN:
9780226244440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226244440.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

In this chapter, I assess a shift toward “corporate social responsibility” (CSR) campaigns in the tobacco industry. While this transformation is seemingly hypocritical, given the harmfulness of ... More


Harmonization of Labor Standards

Junji Nakagawa

in International Harmonization of Economic Regulation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199604661
eISBN:
9780191731679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604661.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter analyzes international harmonization of labour standards, tracing its history from early efforts in the late 19th century in Europe to developments under the ILO (International Labour ... More


The Pharmaceutical Industry and the Problem of “Stakeholders”

Alexa S. Dietrich

in The Drug Company Next Door: Pollution, Jobs, and Community Health in Puerto Rico

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814724996
eISBN:
9780814724644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814724996.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter examines the arrival of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) movement in Puerto Rico in the early 2000s. A number of ethnographic examples from working with and observing Puerto ... More


“We Need to Newmontize Folk”: A New Social Discipline at Corporate Headquarters

Marina Welker

in Enacting the Corporation: An American Mining Firm in Post-Authoritarian Indonesia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520282308
eISBN:
9780520957954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520282308.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter shows how newly appointed Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) executives strove to moralize the corporation by reworking its boundaries and responsibilities across time and space. The ... More


Reform or politicization?: The Coalition and police constitutional change

Timothy Brain

in A Future for Policing in England and Wales

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199684458
eISBN:
9780191807497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199684458.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter analyses the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill and its impact on police authority. It describes the events leading up to the passage of the bill and the provisions that made ... More


Organizations and Ethics

Geoff Moore

in Virtue at Work: Ethics for Individuals, Managers, and Organizations

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198793441
eISBN:
9780191835261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793441.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

There are three focal points in this book—individuals, managers, and organizations—each of which will be analysed from a virtues perspective. But the context in which individuals (at least from the ... More


“We Should Be Like Starbucks”: The Social Assessment

Marina Welker

in Enacting the Corporation: An American Mining Firm in Post-Authoritarian Indonesia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520282308
eISBN:
9780520957954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520282308.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter follows social auditors in Sumbawa as they conduct an annual social assessment of Batu Hijau shortly after corporate headquarters made such assessments mandatory for all mines. Bringing ... More


Resistance and Struggles around the Honorary Worker’s Rights

M.S. Sreerekha

in State Without Honour: Women Workers in India's Anganwadis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199468164
eISBN:
9780199088836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468164.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter discusses the debates and struggles around the worker’s rights of the anganwadi workers in the country. It covers a review of issues through the anganwadi workers unions, the reports, ... More


“My Job Would Be Far Easier If Locals Were Already Capitalists”: Incubating Enterprise and Patronage

Marina Welker

in Enacting the Corporation: An American Mining Firm in Post-Authoritarian Indonesia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520282308
eISBN:
9780520957954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520282308.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter examines how Batu Hijau's community programs have worked to foster and channel—as well as to suppress—patronage dynamics. It also develops a view of local residents as actors engaged ... More


Conclusion: “Soft Is Hard”

Marina Welker

in Enacting the Corporation: An American Mining Firm in Post-Authoritarian Indonesia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520282308
eISBN:
9780520957954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520282308.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This concluding chapter examines the “soft is hard” formulation which occurs in Newmont's everyday discourse. Soft and hard invoke a welter of meanings, prominent among them an assumed opposition ... More


Many hands make light work—but do they? A critical evaluation of Citizen Science

Christina D. Buesching, Eleanor M. Slade, Chris Newman, Terhi Riutta, Philip Riordan, and David W. Macdonald

in Wildlife Conservation on Farmland Volume 2: Conflict in the countryside

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198745501
eISBN:
9780191821776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198745501.003.0015
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology, Ecology

Reliable, large-scale species monitoring programmes are necessary to combat biodiversity loss. Many conservation organizations rely heavily on volunteers for collecting such field data, and these ... More


The new police landscape: Pay, conditions, and pensions

Timothy Brain

in A Future for Policing in England and Wales

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199684458
eISBN:
9780191807497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199684458.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the changes made by the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill to the police pay conditions and pensions. It explains the Conservative Party's policies regarding police ... More


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