Antenna for social innovation : pathways to systemic change : inspiring stories and a new set of variables for understanding social innovation (eBook, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Antenna for social innovation : pathways to systemic change : inspiring stories and a new set of variables for understanding social innovation

Author: Heloise Buckland; David Murillo
Publisher: Sheffield : Greenleaf Publishing, [2013] ©2013
Series: Antenna for social innovation
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The world's social, ecological and economic problems are so complex and diverse that there will never be a "one-size-fits-all" model for social innovation. The very nature of social innovation as a new, better way of solving social problems means that it is not even in the interest of social innovation advocates to create tidy definitions, but rather to create environments that allow for the process of creative  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Buckland, Heloise.
Antenna for social innovation.
Sheffield : Greenleaf Publishing, [2013]
(DLC) 2013455975
(OCoLC)871776115
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Heloise Buckland; David Murillo
ISBN: 9781783530540 1783530545
OCLC Number: 879576385
Description: 1 online resource (162 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Contents; 0 Preface and introduction; 1 Social innovation variables; 2 Four inspiring examples of social innovation; Avaaz; Barcelona Food Bank: the "Big Food Collection" campaign; Behavioural Insights Team; 3 Review of social innovation concepts; Impact and degree of social transformation; Cross-sector collaboration; Economic sustainability and long-term viability; Innovation type; Scalability and replicability; 4 Some insights on social innovation: from practice to theory; back cover.
Series Title: Antenna for social innovation
Other Titles: Pathways to systemic change
Responsibility: Heloise Buckland and David Murillo.

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This book builds on a track record of research and education in corporate social responsibility and social entrepreneurship at ESADE Business School's Institute of Social Innovation.  Read more...

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