Civic Empowerment in an Age of Corporate Greed by Edward C. Lorenz

By Edward C. Lorenz

A thought-provoking research of an pressing factor dealing with American groups at the present time, Edward C. Lorenz’s publication examines the intersection of company irresponsibility and civic engagement. on the center of this situation research is a bunch of agencies chargeable for seven of the main infected Superfund websites within the usa, the biggest nutrition illness twist of fate in U.S. historical past, wonderful inventory and fiscal manipulations, and an important shift of jobs off shore. within the face of those egregious environmental, worker, and investor abuses, a number of groups impacted via those corporations prepared to confront and strive against disasters in company and bureaucratic management, profitable striking victories over significant financiers, lobbyists, and detached or useless govt organisations. A severe research of private and non-private management, company and financial ethics, and civic existence, this booklet concludes with a stirring blueprint for different groups dealing with equally overwhelming opposition.

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