Search for dissertations about: "Ralph Meima"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Ralph Meima.

  1. 1. Corporate Environmental Management - Managing (in) a New Practice Area

    University dissertation from Institute for Economic Research, Box 7080, 220 07 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Ralph Meima; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Commercial and industrial economics; greening; Green Squeeze; ISO 14001; EMS; ethnography; sensemaking; social construction; identity; organization theory; environmental management; Ericsson; Industriell ekonomi; Management of enterprises; Företagsledning; management;

    Abstract : Adopting a phenomenological, sensemaking-based approach, this dissertation reviews and critiques a variety of theories proposed as explanations of corporate “greening” and the evolution of corporate environmental management (CEM), and then presents and analyzes an organization study to explore in greater depth how sensemaking can be used for research in this context. As its object, the ethnographically inspired organization study focuses upon CEM as an area of managerial and organizational practice. READ MORE