The Palgrave Handbook of Spirituality and Business

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Luk Bouckaert, Laszlo Zsolnai
Palgrave Macmillan, Aug 16, 2011 - Business & Economics - 421 pages
A summary of the most important issues, approaches and models in the field of spirituality in business, economics and society. The Handbook of Business and Spirituality presents a comprehensive pluralistic view covering all the major religious and spiritual traditions.

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Part I The Nature of Spirituality
Part II Spiritually Inspired Economics
Part III Socioeconomic Problems in Spiritual Perspective
Part IV Business Spirituality
Part V Good Practices and Working Models

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JOHN D. ADAMS Emeritus Professor of Organizational Systems, Saybrook Graduate School, San Francisco, USA ROBERT ELLIOTT ALLINSON Professor of Philosophy, Soka University of America, USA MIKE BELL Founder and Director of Inukshuk Management Consultants ZSOLT BODA Senior Research fellow, the Institute of Political Science, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary MARGOT BORDEN Lecturer, Antioch McGregor University, USA DAVID BOYLE Fellow, the New Economics Foundation, London, UK LUIGINO BRUNI Associate Professor of Economics, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy PAUL DE BLOT Professor in Business Spirituality, the Business University Nyenrode, the Netherlands FRANS DE CLERCK Co-Founder of Triodos Bank, Belgium, and Senior Advisor to the Executive Board of Triodos Bank Group E.C. VAN DEN DOOL Associate Researcher, Ede Christian University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands VEERLE DRAULANS Assistant Professor of Ethics, Tilburg University, the Netherlands JOHN DREW Jean Monnet Professor of European Business and Management, the European Business School, London, UK TIBOR HÉJJ Proactive Management Consulting CARLOS HOEVEL Professor of History of Economic and Political Ideas, Business Ethics and Philosophy of Economics, the Catholic University of Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina KNUT J. IMS Professor of Business Ethics, the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH), Bergen, Norway TIM KASSER Professor and Chair of Psychology, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, USA FEISAL KHAN Associate Professor of Economics, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, USA SUZAN LANGENBERG Director of Diversity BVBA, Belgium and the Netherlands RONNIE LESSEM Professor, University of Buckingham, UK FRANÇOIS LÉPINEUX Professor, ESC Rennes School of Business, Brittany, France MARJO LIPS-WIERSMA Associate Editor, the Journal of Management, Spirituality and Religion DEAN MAINES President of the SAIP Institute, the University of St. Thomas, USA DOMÈNEC MELÉ Professor, IESE Business School, University of Navarra, Spain LAURIE MICHAELIS Coordinator, Living Witness Charity LANI MORRIS Independent Business Advisor SANJOY MUKHERJEE Associate Professor, Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management, Shillong, India DANIEL A. MONTI M.D. Director of the Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine and Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Psychiatry at Thomas Jefferson University and Hospital, Philadelphia, USA SHARDA NADRAM Associate Professor at the Centre for Entrepreneurship, Nyenrode Business University, the Netherlands JUDI NEAL Director of the Tyson Centre for Faith and Spirituality in the Workplace at the Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas, USA ANDREW B. NEWBERG M.D. Director of Research at the Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University and Hospital in Philadelphia, USA HENK OOSTERLING Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands HENDRIK OPDEBEECK Professor of Philosophy and Economics, University of Antwerp, Belgium MOSES PAVA Alvin Einbender Professor of Business Ethics and Professor of Accounting at the Sy Syms School of Business, Yeshiva University in New York, USA PETER PRUZAN Professor Emeritus, Copenhagen Business School (CBS), Denmark JEAN-JACQUES ROSÉ Researcher, the Norbert Elias Center, EHESS CNRS, Marseille, France ALEXANDER SCHIEFFER Co-Founder of TRANS4M (Four World Laboratory for Social and Economic Transformation) MIKE THOMPSON Professor of Management Practice, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), Shanghai, China JURJEN WIERSMA Professor of Ethics and Philosophy at the Protestant Theological Faculty at Brussels, Belgium OLIVER F. WILLIAMS Associate Professor and Director of the Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Religious Values in Business in the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, USA.