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The Contested Moralities of Markets

Author: Simone Schiller-Merkens; Philip Balsiger
Publisher: Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, 2019.
Series: Research in the Sociology of Organizations Ser.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Highlighting the sources, processes and outcomes of moral struggles in and around markets, this volume advances our current understanding of markets and their contested moralities.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Schiller-Merkens, Simone.
Contested Moralities of Markets.
Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, ©2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Simone Schiller-Merkens; Philip Balsiger
ISBN: 9781787691193 1787691195 1787691217 9781787691216
OCLC Number: 1117641503
Description: 1 online resource (231 pages)
Contents: Part I. Introduction Chapter 1. Moral Struggles in and Around Markets; Simone Schiller-Merkens and Philip Balsiger Part II. Empirical Struggles Around Morally Contested Markets Chapter 2. Contested Markets: Morality, Market Devices and Vulnerable Population; Philippe Steiner and Marie Trespeuch Chapter 3. Relational Work as a Market Device: An Analysis of the Contested "Voluntary" Carbon Offset Market; Alice Valiergue Chapter 4. "This Market Changed My Life": Aspirations and Morality in Markets for Counterfeits; Matías Dewey Coping with Moral Struggles in Moral(ized) Markets Chapter 5. The Moralization of Labor: Establishing the Social Responsibility of Employers for Disabled Workers; Eva Nadai and Alan Canonica Chapter 6. Playing the Double Game: How Ecopreneurs Cope with Opposing Field Logics in Moralized Markets; Lisa Suckert Chapter 7. Ethical Banks Between Moral Self-Commitment and Economic Expansion; Sarah Lenz and Sighard Neckel Moral Entrepreneurship and Moral Struggles in the Market Field Chapter 8. Protest Rhetoric's Appeal: How Brands as Moral Entrepreneurs Recruit the Media into Moral Struggles; Verena E. Wieser, Andrea Hemetsberger, and Marius K. Luedicke Chapter 9. Activists as Moral Entrepreneurs: How Shareholder Activists Brought Active Ownership to Switzerland; Daniel Waeger and Sébastien Mena Chapter 10. Contesting the Digital Economy: Struggles over Uber in Poland; Marcin Serafin Part III. Chapter 11. Reflections; Patrik Aspers.
Series Title: Research in the Sociology of Organizations Ser.

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