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Practical Wisdom in Management is the first in-depth case-study book to explore how practical wisdom from spiritual and philosophical traditions inspires corporate culture and leadership. The outcome of the Practical Wisdom Initiative, between The Academy of Business in Society (ABIS) and Yale University Center for Faith and Culture, it seeks to construct a bridge between the worlds of management and the spiritual and philosophical traditions.

Covering 10 major worldwide religions, Theodore Malloch provides an overview of the practical wisdom of the major faith traditions for management. It includes case studies of over 20 multinational corporations focusing on their values, spiritual inspiration and business strategy. It features case studies on corporations including:
Ascension Health; Michelin; DANONE Group, Walmart; TOMS; Marriott; HSBC; Four Seasons; Guangzhou Eversunny Trading and Toyota.

It is essential reading for business leaders, researchers and students of business ethics and spirituality courses and includes full teaching guidance.

Publisher: Greenleaf Publishing in association with GSE Research

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Free Content Preliminary Material
pp. i-xxx(30)
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Catholicism
pp. 1-3(3)
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Ascension Health
pp. 4-21(18)
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Danone: Community building
pp. 39-48(10)
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Protestantism
pp. 49-50(2)
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ServiceMaster
pp. 51-62(12)
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Johnson & Johnson: Product recalls and the J&J credo
pp. 63-81(19)
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Walmart: Being disciplined
pp. 82-90(9)
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Herman Miller
pp. 91-101(11)
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TOMS Shoes: For-profit aid
pp. 102-112(11)
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Cummins Inc.
pp. 113-127(15)
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Marriott: Decision-making
pp. 128-139(12)
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HSBC
pp. 140-153(14)
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Habitat for Humanity
pp. 154-168(15)
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Judaism
pp. 169-169(1)
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Four Seasons: Building and preserving the business philosophy
pp. 170-180(11)
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Confucianism
pp. 181-181(1)
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Guangzhou EverSunny Trading Company
pp. 182-194(13)
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Islam
pp. 195-195(1)
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Grameen Bank
pp. 196-210(15)
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National Bank of Kuwait: Islamic finance and banking
pp. 211-228(18)
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Buddhism
pp. 229-229(1)
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Whole Foods Market
pp. 230-246(17)
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Shintoism
pp. 247-247(1)
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Toyota Motor Co.: The Japanese spirit
pp. 248-260(13)
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Hinduism
pp. 261-261(1)
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Infosys
pp. 262-276(15)
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Zoroastrianism
pp. 277-277(1)
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The Tata Group
pp. 278-300(23)
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Humanism
pp. 301-301(1)
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Kraft: Humanistic servant leadership
pp. 302-314(13)
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Timberland: Leading a new way
pp. 315-331(17)
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Conclusion
pp. 332-335(4)
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Free Content Supplementary Material
pp. 336-346(11)
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