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Management and Industrial Engineering

Circular Economy and Engineering

A New Ecologically Efficient Model

Editors: Machado, Carolina, Davim, Joao Paulo (Eds.)

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  • Shares knowledge and insights about circular economy on an international and transnational scale
    Presents innovative theories, models, processes and strategies, as well as the most recent research activities relating to circular economy
    Advances our understanding on circular economy key issues

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This book provides support to academics and researchers, as well as those operating in the management and engineering fields that need to deal with policies and strategies that allow to move towards a more sustainable paradigm, a greener economy that guarantees economic development and the improvement of living and working conditions. Drawing on the latest developments, ideas, research and best practice, this book examines the new advances in the subjects of circular economy. 

About the authors

Carolina Machado has experience and research interests in the fields of Human Resource Management, International Human Resource Management, Human Resource Management in SMEs, Training and Development, Management Change and Knowledge Management. She is the Head of Human Resources Management Work Group at University of Minho, as well as Chief Editor of the International Journal of Applied Management Sciences and Engineering (IJAMSE). She is an Associate Professor at the University of Minho, Portugal.

J. Paulo Davim is a Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience in Manufacturing, Materials and Mechanical Engineering with special emphasis in Machining & Tribology. He has also interest in Management & Industrial Engineering and Higher Education for Sustainability & Engineering Education. 

Table of contents (5 chapters)

Table of contents (5 chapters)
  • The Activities of Recyclable Material Pickers in Brazil and Building Circular Economy Strategies

    Pages 1-12

    Montefusco, Carla (et al.)

  • Effective Economic Decision-Making Methods in Environmental and Sustainability Project Environments and Project Life Cycle

    Pages 13-42

    Galli, Brian J.

  • Development of Policies and Practices of Social Responsibility in Portuguese Companies: Implications of the SA8000 Standard

    Pages 43-70

    Costa, Ana (et al.)

  • Nexus Between Sustainable Development and CSR—An Empirical Study on Indian Nationalized Banks

    Pages 71-87

    Bag, Sudin (et al.)

  • How to Look at Organizations and Human Resource Management in the Economy of the Future?

    Pages 89-117

    Fernandes, Diana (et al.)

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eBook $129.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-43044-3
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Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-43043-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Immediate ebook access, if available*, with your print order
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Circular Economy and Engineering
Book Subtitle
A New Ecologically Efficient Model
Editors
  • Carolina Machado
  • Joao Paulo Davim
Series Title
Management and Industrial Engineering
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-43044-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-43044-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-43043-6
Series ISSN
2365-0532
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 121
Number of Illustrations
2 b/w illustrations, 13 illustrations in colour
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