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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Building community, legitimating consumption: creating the U.S. bicycle market, 1876–1884

Thomas Burr.

in Socio-Economic Review

September 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 13147 words.

Economic and organizational sociologists tend to define markets as sets of producers, and research mostly supply-side issues. They generally ignore the role of consumers and their use of...

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Regional economies, open networks and the spatial fragmentation of production

Josh Whitford and Cuz Potter.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11533 words.

In this article, we review recent developments in the extensive literature on territorially embedded production systems in the developed world, with a particular eye towards changes that...

Explaining corporate short-termism: self-reinforcing processes and biases among investors, the media and corporate managers

Jaakko Aspara, Kalle Pajunen, Henrikki Tikkanen and Risto Tainio.

in Socio-Economic Review

October 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10000 words.

Based on the related literature in economics, organizational sociology and the sociology of finance, this article constructs a novel conceptual explanation for corporate short-termism, that...

A silent revolution? New management ideas and the reinvention of European public employment services

J. Timo Weishaupt.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9750 words.

Labour-market policy regimes are in flux, not only because of the introduction of activation policies but also because of changes in the governance of public employment services (PESs)....

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Shareholder value versus stakeholder values: CSR and financialization in global food firms

Bryn Jones and Peter Nisbet.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10721 words.

Can corporate social responsibility (CSR) complement or even replace unalloyed market forces, or state regulation and intervention? This article examines the scope of CSR amongst a test...

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Competition and public service broadcasting: stimulating creativity or servicing capital?

Simon Turner and Ana Lourenço.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2012; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10243 words.

In UK public service broadcasting, recent regulatory change has increased the role of the private sector in television production, culminating in the British Broadcasting Corporation's...

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Fixed-term contracts—the new European inequality? Comparing men and women in West Germany and France

Vanessa Gash and Frances McGinnity.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2007; p ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10594 words.

This paper seeks to reveal whether fixed-term contracts are the new European inequality and does so in a comparative analysis of two countries typically regarded as eurosclerotic: West...

The interest ecology of financial regulation: interest group plurality in the design of financial regulatory policies

Stefano Pagliari and Kevin Young.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11888 words.

Existing literature has offered a variety of claims regarding why financial regulatory politics features a relative dominance of the regulated financial industry. In this article, we...

‘Free us up so we can be responsible!’ The co-evolution of Corporate Social Responsibility and neo-liberalism in the UK, 1977–2010

Daniel Kinderman.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11001 words.

This article challenges the notion that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is incompatible with neo-liberalism. It argues that CSR is not a countervailing force that follows neo-liberal...

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Introduction and overview

Timothy M. Smeeding.

in Socio-Economic Review

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 0 words.

The Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) project, founded in 1983, is one of the oldest and best-known examples of cross-national social-science infrastructure. Some 29 nations and 23 sponsors...

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The social aftermath of economic disaster: Karl Polanyi, countermovements in action, and the Greek crisis

Alexander E Kentikelenis.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10432 words.

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The economic crisis in Greece resulted in high unemployment and the dismantlement of social protection policies. How does society respond to the...

Patterns of labour market integration in Europe—a life course perspective on time policies

Dominique Anxo, Colette Fagan, Inmaculada Cebrian and Gloria Moreno.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2007; p ublished online July 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9009 words.

This article examines the patterns of labour market integration over the life course of men and women in seven European countries. We select a range of household categories coinciding with...