Social Entrepreneurship

THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP, L.P. Dana, ed., Edward Elgar, Forthcoming

9 Pages Posted: 31 Jul 2008 Last revised: 24 Aug 2008

Abstract

This is an encyclopedia article, outlining a proposed definition of social entrepreneurship and the history of discussion surrounding its definition. Particular attention is paid to what makes social entrepreneurship entrepreneurial, and the distinction between being a social entrepreneur and being the founder or manager of a social enterprise.

Keywords: social entrepreneurship, social entreprise

Suggested Citation

Peredo, Ana Maria, Social Entrepreneurship. THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP, L.P. Dana, ed., Edward Elgar, Forthcoming. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1190042

Ana Maria Peredo (Contact Author)

University of Victoria ( email )

3800 Finnerty Rd
Victoria, British Columbia V8P 5C2
Canada

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