A History of Fair Trade in Contemporary Britain: From Civil Society Campaigns to Corporate Compliance

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Abstract

This book offers an original contribution to the empirical knowledge of the development of Fair Trade that goes beyond the anecdotal accounts to challenge and analyse the trading practices that shaped the Fair Trade model. Fair Trade represented a new approach to global trade, corporate social responsibility and consumer politics.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages230
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-137-31330-0
ISBN (Print)978-0-230-30381-2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 7 Oct 2015

Keywords

  • Fair Trade
  • Fairtrade
  • ethical consumerism
  • NGOs
  • consumer politics
  • business ethics
  • corporate social responsibility
  • ethics
  • knowledge
  • Nation
  • organization
  • politics
  • trade

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