24. Corporate Social Responsibility and Cultural Practices on Globalizing Markets

  1. Ullrich Kockel2,
  2. Máiréad Nic Craith2 and
  3. Jonas Frykman3
  1. Christina Garsten

Published Online: 23 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118257203.ch24

A Companion to the Anthropology of Europe

A Companion to the Anthropology of Europe

How to Cite

Garsten, C. (2012) Corporate Social Responsibility and Cultural Practices on Globalizing Markets, in A Companion to the Anthropology of Europe (eds U. Kockel, M. Nic Craith and J. Frykman), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118257203.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Ulster, UK

  2. 3

    Lund University, Sweden

Author Information

  1. Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405190732

Online ISBN: 9781118257203

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • CSR, and cultural practices on globalizing markets;
  • CSR “movement,” in the field of global business;
  • CSR, not just a stand-alone, but of values and norms;
  • current CSR, challenging, and balancing interests;
  • CSR, and ethical standards, law, international conventions;
  • CSR, performance, ethics, stakeholder theory;
  • globalization of markets, a new market niche;
  • CSR and ethics in a wider sense, of corporate settings;
  • social implications of CSR, discourse, set of practices;
  • “global forms,” for decontextualization and recontextualization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Entry Point: Contested Corporate Interests

  • The Ascendance of an Idea

  • An Agile Assemblage of Ideas

  • Tools, Technologies, and the Social Life of Standards

  • Universalizing Values

  • Looking Ahead

  • References