Discovery Leadership for Corporate Responsibility

  • Diane L. SwansonEmail author
Living reference work entry



Associative mindset

The recognition of the symbiotic relationship between business and society and the values at stake.

Business and society field

An academic area of inquiry into the role of business organizations in society.

Corporate social responsibility

An area of business and society research that addresses the obligations that firms have to society.

Corporate social responsiveness

An area of business and society research that examines the processes by which managers can discern and respond to stakeholder expectations of business responsibilities.

Corporate social performance

An area of business and society research that examines the outcomes or impacts of corporate conduct.

Discovery leadership

A theoretical perspective on the type of executive capable of activating the personal and organizational values that enable a...

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Business Administration, Kansas State UniversityManhattanUSA