Social innovation is a concept that is associated with a range of experiences, dimensions, and fields within the language of management and economics and in the social and productive uses of technology, and this study seeks to clarify the meanings and uses of social innovation in contemporary societies. The book looks at the historical view of social innovation and explains how advanced countries and societies construct innovative environments and conditions that can improve the future of society. It explores the significance of social innovation through civic organizations, public institutions, and social movements and its use in the reinvention of the ethics of capitalism.... one sees responses based on selfhelp manuals that, as a general rule, are a compendium of orientations and examples on how ... The strength of this argument is not only in the idea of a areturn to valuesa but in the good practices that are needed to ... to the values that produce good practices in opposition to those that promote solutions that result in bad practices. ... one examples of the confusion between public rhetoric and the inability to implement what is said to be best practice.
|Title||:||Societies of Social Innovation|
|Publisher||:||Sussex Academic Press - 2013-10-01|