10. Risk Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility

The Essence of Sound Management for Risk Bearers, Generators and Arbiters

  1. Dr. Øyvind Ihlen3,
  2. Jennifer L. Bartlett PhD4 and
  3. Steve May PhD5
  1. Michael J. Palenchar PhD1,
  2. Tatjana M. Hocke MA1 and
  3. Robert L. Heath PhD2

Published Online: 28 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118083246.ch10

The Handbook of Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility

The Handbook of Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility

How to Cite

Palenchar, M. J., Hocke, T. M. and Heath, R. L. (2011) Risk Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility, in The Handbook of Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility (eds Ø. Ihlen, J. L. Bartlett and S. May), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118083246.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Oslo, Norway

  2. 4

    Queensland University of Technology, Australia

  3. 5

    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Tennessee, USA

  2. 2

    University of Houston, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 24 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444336344

Online ISBN: 9781118083246

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Keywords:

  • risk communication and corporate social responsibility (CSR);
  • sound management for risk bearers, generators and arbiters;
  • CSR, and what is expected to help, than harm others in risk;
  • nexus of risk and CSR;
  • CSR policies and practices;
  • corporate interest, and government or nongovernmental (NGO);
  • CSR-based risk communication;
  • risk and risk communication;
  • risk communication meeting stakeholders' CSR expectations;
  • risk communication in crafting organizations standards

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Risk and Risk Communication

  • Evolution of Risk and CSR

  • Stakeholder Expectations, Wise Management, and Risk Communication

  • Risk Management or Communication and Issues of Power

  • Discussion and Conclusion

  • References