3 edition of Consultation on the social accountability of the corporation found in the catalog.
Consultation on the social accountability of the corporation
Consultation on the Social Accountability of the Corporation (1974 : Chicago, Ill.)
1975 in Chicago : ICUIS, 1975 .
Written in English
|Statement||Consultation on the Social Accountability of the Corporation, McCormick Theological Seminary, 800 West Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60614, Tuesday, October 22, 1:30-5:00 / co-sponsored by the Institute on the Church in Urban-Industrial Society, Fund for Multinational Management Education.|
|Series||ICUIS occasional paper ; no. 6|
|LC Classifications||MLCM 83/7237 (H)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||43 p. ; 28 cm.|
|Number of Pages||43|
|LC Control Number||80105729|
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