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    Patrick J. Murphy & Susan M. Coombes (2009). A Model of Social Entrepreneurial Discovery. Journal of Business Ethics 87 (3):325 - 336.
    Social entrepreneurship activity continues to surge tremendously in market and economic systems around the world. Yet, social entrepreneurship theory and understanding lag far behind its practice. For instance, the nature of the entrepreneurial discovery phenomenon, a critical area of inquiry in general entrepreneurship theory, receives no attention in the specific context of social entrepreneurship. To address the gap, we conceptualize social entrepreneurial discovery based on an extension of corporate social responsibility into social entrepreneurship contexts. We develop a model that emphasizes (...)
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    Bin Jiang & Patrick J. Murphy (2007). Attacking the Roots. Journal of Business Ethics Education 4:135-145.
    This case examines management underpinnings of conducting socially purposeful business in contexts where the labor conditions and ethics are questionable. Shiraishi Garments Company was a Japanese entrepreneurial venture in the clothing industry that evolved into a highlysuccesssful multinational company. After its supply chain had extended into China, some ethical labor issues emerged. The decision point is focused squarely on the company’s CEO, who must deal with conflicting forces stemming from his personal values and professional responsibilities. In exploring the issues, the (...)
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    Patrick J. Murphy (2011). Dieter Bitterli, Say What I Am Called: The Old English Riddles of the Exeter Book and the Anglo-Latin Riddle Tradition. Toronto; Buffalo, N.Y.; and London: University of Toronto Press, 2009. Pp. Xii, 218. $75. [REVIEW] Speculum 86 (1):164-165.
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