social commitment

  • 1 Social enterprise — Social enterprises are social mission driven organizations which trade in goods or services for a social purpose. Their aim to accomplish targets that are social and environmental as well as financial is often referred to as having a triple… …

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  • 2 Commitment to Change — (Spanish: Compromiso para el Cambio) is a centre right political party in Argentina, principally active in the city of Buenos Aires. The party is led by Mauricio Macri, businessman and chairman of Boca Juniors football club. It has been active… …

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  • 3 Social Darwinism — is a term commonly used for theories of society that emerged in England and the United States in the 1870s, seeking to apply the principles of Darwinian evolution to sociology and politics.[1] It especially refers to notions of struggle for… …

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  • 4 Social influence — occurs when an individual s thoughts, feelings or actions are affected by other people. Social influence takes many forms and can be seen in conformity, socialization, peer pressure, obedience, leadership, persuasion, sales, and marketing. In… …

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  • 5 Social psychology (psychology) — Social psychology is the scientific study of how people s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by the actual, imagined, or implied presence of others (Allport, 1985). By this definition, scientific refers to the empirical method of… …

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  • 6 Social rule system theory — is an attempt to formally approach different kinds of social rule systems in a unified manner. Social rules systems include institutions such as norms, laws, regulations, taboos, customs, and a variety of related concepts and are important in the …

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  • 7 Social Venture Partners — (SVP) is a network of individuals who pool their time and money to impact the capacity of non profit organizations and to develop their knowledge and skill as philanthropists.Since the organization was founded in Seattle in 1997 it has expanded… …

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  • 8 Social democracy — Social democracy …

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  • 9 social science — social scientist. 1. the study of society and social behavior. 2. a science or field of study, as history, economics, etc., dealing with an aspect of society or forms of social activity. [1775 85] * * * Any discipline or branch of science that… …

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  • 10 social service — social service, adj. organized welfare efforts carried on under professional auspices by trained personnel. [1850 55] * * * Introduction also called  welfare service,  or  social work,         any of numerous publicly or privately provided… …

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  • 11 Social marketing — is the systematic application of marketing along with other concepts and techniques to achieve specific behavioral goals for a social good. Social marketing can be applied to promote, for example, merit goods, make the society avoid demerit goods …

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  • 12 Social anthropology — is the branch of anthropology that studies how currently living human beings behave in social groups. Practitioners of social anthropology investigate, often through long term, intensive field studies (including participant observation methods),… …

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  • 13 social welfare —    ‘Social welfare’ is sometimes a synonym for welfare state, but here it is taken to refer to ideas about what the objectives of a welfare state are and by what mechanisms and processes they might best be achieved.    The principle of less… …

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  • 14 SOCIAL SECURITY AND WELFARE — SOCIAL POLICY In the first three decades of statehood through the end of the 1970s Israel acquired the basic features of a modern welfare state. This meant that Israel succeeded in developing a broad network of social services that included… …

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  • 15 Social Democratic Party (Japan) — Social Democratic Party 社会民主党 or 社民党 Shakai Minshu tō or Shamintō President Mizuho Fukushima Secretary General Yasumasa Sh …

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  • 16 Social unit — is a term used in sociology, anthropology, ethnology, and also in animal behaviour studies, zoology and biology to describe an social entity which is part of, and particpates in, a larger social group, or society. Dimitrie Gusti defined that… …

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  • 17 Social judgment theory — (SJT) is a persuasion theory proposed by Muzafer Sherif and Carl Hovland (1961). OverviewArising out of the socio psychological tradition, SJT is a theory that focuses on the internal processes of an individual’s judgment with relation to a… …

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  • 18 Social Partnership — [Note: This is a rather limited account of the term social partnership , a term which is also widely used to describe the underpinnings of the European Union s approach to industrial relations. The ILO view social partnership as all types of… …

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  • 19 social movement — Introduction       loosely organized but sustained campaign in support of a social goal, typically either the implementation or the prevention of a change in society s structure or values. Although social movements differ in size, they are all… …

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  • 20 commitment — noun 1 willingness to give time/energy to sth ADJECTIVE ▪ absolute, complete, full, total ▪ clear, deep, firm, genuine, great …

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