This paper was presented at
Psychology: The Indian Contribution
National Conference on
Indian Psychology, Yoga and Consciousness
organised by the Indian Council of Philosophical Research
at the Sri Aurobindo International Centre of Education
Pondicherry, India, 10-13 December 2004

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Social development: Inside-out approach in Indian ancient wisdom

Ashish Pandey — Management Development Institute, Gurgaon.

Systems approach to management makes stakeholders’ perspective prominent in this field. As a result corporate social responsibilities have assumed importance in the field of management. Social development is an inherent concern within corporate social responsibility. Loksangrah as a concept falls parallel to this. The author links individual worldview and self-concept for operationalizing the loksangrah philosophy in the business organizations, and paves the way for a different paradigm for learning for the same.

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