Articles by Keyword: Corporate Citizenship

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  1. Sustainability reporting at large public sector entities in South Africa

    Sustainability reporting at large public sector entities in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    Public sector entities are central to the delivery of sustainable development, and every aspect of their role shapes how people live their lives. This, together with the fact that they are under constant and growing pressure to operate in an...
  2. Sustainability in accounting education: An analysis of the teaching thereof at accredited South African universities

    Sustainability in accounting education: An analysis of the teaching thereof at accredited South African universities

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    Accountants and auditors are key role players in the financial world and society at large and as such can play a vital role in fostering awareness of sustainability and creating sustainable business practices. The issue of sustainability in accounting education...
  3. Combating Corruption in Africa through Institutional Entrepreneurship: Peering in from Business-government Relations

    Combating Corruption in Africa through Institutional Entrepreneurship: Peering in from Business-government Relations

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Corruption remains a significant barrier to the socio-economic development of Africa, despite efforts by various local, national and international stakeholders to combat it. Mishra and Maiko (2017), in their article which was published in Africa Journal of Management, suggest that...
  4. Teaching Community Psychology as Community Engagement

    Teaching Community Psychology as Community Engagement

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This report describes a model for teaching community psychology as a form of community engagement and the related practices to encourage active engagement between students and their communities. As active community learners, students need to explore self, family and community...
  5. The relation of HIV testing and treatment to identity formation in Zambia

    The relation of HIV testing and treatment to identity formation in Zambia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Why would many Zambians be reluctant to access lifesaving antiretroviral treatment? Does the process of accessing an HIV test in Zambia promote an identity that can change individuals' livelihood strategies? What happens to individuals when people access treatment? Voluntary testing...
  6. Content analysis of food advertising strategies and ethical implications on South African television

    Content analysis of food advertising strategies and ethical implications on South African television

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study aimed to investigate strategies and ethical implications of food advertising in South African television. The sample included 343 food advertisements recorded over two weeks and 224 hours from two major South African TV channels. Results indicate 45 products...
  7. Factors influencing credit assessment

    Factors influencing credit assessment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This study examines the perceptions of credit analysts on which factors determine credit risk. A sample drawn from the major international credit underwriters was used to rank a previously derived set of micro-economic variables in terms of their importance as...
  8. Environmental disclosure in annual reports: A legitimacy theory perspective

    Environmental disclosure in annual reports: A legitimacy theory perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    In recent years, corporations have increasingly used their annual reports to voluntarily disclose information relating to their social actions, particularly those concerning the natural environment. The conventional accounting framework, with its emphasis on decision-usefulness, has largely proved unsatisfactory in explaining...
  9. Firm ownership structure and intellectual capital disclosures

    Firm ownership structure and intellectual capital disclosures

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    The primary purpose of this study is to investigate the association between three ownership structure characteristics and voluntary intellectual capital (IC) disclosure practices. Data for this study is hand collected from the 2000 annual reports of 390 Singapore publicly traded...
  10. Differential corporate reporting: Registered accountants’ and auditors’ views in South Africa

    Differential corporate reporting: Registered accountants’ and auditors’ views in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This paper reports the results of a postal survey of South African Registered Accountants’ and Auditors’ views on the suitability of selected South African Statements of Generally Accepted Accounting Practice to a range of South African entities varied by size,...