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    Sustainability in supply and value chain management

    Yamoah, Fred (2019) Sustainability in supply and value chain management. In: Amaeshi, K. and Muthuri, J. and Ogbechie, C. (eds.) Incorporating Sustainability in Management Education An Interdisciplinary Approach. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 167-193. ISBN 9783319981253.

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    Abstract

    This chapter presents the case for integrating sustainability principles into supply and value chain management provision at higher education level as an urgent matter for consideration. It draws on the key declarations including Global Action Programme (GAP) of UNESCO that support the incorporation of sustainability values and practices into all aspects of learning to underscore the need for embedding supply and value chain management curriculum with sustainability. The shared experience and insights from scholarly engagement with integrating sustainability principles at three levels in higher education facilitates sustainability knowledge transfer. Grounded in the extant literature, a critical discussion of the integration process including pedagogical practices reveals prospects and challenges to scaling up of sustainable supply and value chain management education.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Business, Economics & Informatics > Management
    Depositing User: Fred Yamoah
    Date Deposited: 26 Jun 2019 12:54
    Last Modified: 26 Jul 2019 17:41
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/26673

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