David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Business Ethics 73 (1):77 - 89 (2007)
This paper raises the question of how ethical issues arising out of social inequities involving international business in developing countries can be represented, and articulates a conceptual framework that identifies and maps four different approaches to representing or making sense of such issues. A fieldwork-based case study on the child labor issue in Pakistan’s soccer ball industry illustrates the argument that representational practices do matter, and that when representational approaches go awry, they end up savaging the well-being of the poor in the developing world.
|Keywords||child labor corporate social responsibility international business postcolonial representation|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
James Clifford & George E. Marcus (eds.) (1986). Writing Culture: The Poetics and Politics of Ethnography. University of California Press.
Edward Said (1979). Orientalism. Vintage.
Citations of this work BETA
Peter Lund-Thomsen & Adam Lindgreen (2013). Corporate Social Responsibility in Global Value Chains: Where Are We Now and Where Are We Going? Journal of Business Ethics 123 (1):1-12.
Peter Lund-Thomsen, Adam Lindgreen & Joelle Vanhamme (2016). Industrial Clusters and Corporate Social Responsibility in Developing Countries: What We Know, What We Do Not Know, and What We Need to Know. Journal of Business Ethics 133 (1):9-24.
Anjum Fayyaz, Peter Lund-Thomsen & Adam Lindgreen (forthcoming). Industrial Clusters and CSR in Developing Countries: The Role of International Donor Funding. Journal of Business Ethics.
Similar books and articles
Giacomo Turbanti (2010). Belief Reports: Defaults, Intentions and Scorekeeping. In Piotr Stalmaszczyk (ed.), Philosophy of Language and Linguistics. Ontos Verlag 363.
Geoffrey Hellman (2006). Pluralism and the Foundations of Mathematics. In ¸ Itekellersetal:Sp. 65--79.
John J. Drummond (2006). The Case of Awareness. In Uriah Kriegel & Kenneth Williford (eds.), Self-Representational Approaches to Consciousness. MIT Press
John Dilworth (2005). A Double Content Theory of Artistic Representation. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 63 (3):249–260.
Uriah Kriegel & Kenneth W. Williford (eds.) (2006). Self-Representational Approaches to Consciousness. MIT Press.
Kenneth Williford (2006). The Self-Representational Structure of Consciousness. In Uriah Kriegel & Kenneth Williford (eds.), Self-Representational Approaches to Consciousness. MIT Press
Andrew Brook (2006). Kant: A Unified Representational Base for All Consciousness. In Uriah Kriegel & Kenneth Williford (eds.), Self-Representational Approaches to Consciousness. MIT Press 89-109.
Uriah Kriegel (2004). Perceptual Experience, Conscious Content, and Nonconceptual Content. Essays in Philosophy 5 (1):1-14.
Hannah Ginsborg (2011). Perception, Generality, and Reasons. In Andrew Reisner & Asbjørn Steglich-Petersen (eds.), Reasons for Belief. Cambridge University Press 131--57.
Mark H. Bickhard (1993). Representational Content in Humans and Machines. Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Artificial Intelligence 5:285-33.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads41 ( #98,429 of 1,793,280 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #463,804 of 1,793,280 )
How can I increase my downloads?