Antenna for social innovation : pathways to systemic change : inspiring stories and a new set of variables for understanding social innovation /

The world's social, ecological and economic problems are so complex and diverse that there will never be a "one-size-fits-all" model for social innovation. The very nature of social innovation as a new, better way of solving social problems means that it is not even in the interest of...

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Main Authors: Buckland, Heloise (Author), Murillo, David (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Sheffield : Greenleaf Publishing, [2013]
Series:Antenna for social innovation
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; 0 Preface and introduction; 1 Social innovation variables; 2 Four inspiring examples of social innovation; Avaaz; Barcelona Food Bank: the "Big Food Collection" campaign; Behavioural Insights Team; 3 Review of social innovation concepts; Impact and degree of social transformation; Cross-sector collaboration; Economic sustainability and long-term viability; Innovation type; Scalability and replicability; 4 Some insights on social innovation: from practice to theory; back cover.