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The responsible consumer

The concept of a responsible consumer is of increasing relevance to the success of companies' marketing. Watch Dr Maria Sherrington explain more.

This video explores aspects of consumer behaviour. Consumer behaviour involves decisions associated with purchasing, using and disposing of products when we no longer have a use for them. This area is both complex and fascinating. This week, the spotlight is on responsible consumption, an approach to consumer behaviour that has initiated new descriptive terminology, such as mindful consumption and wise consumption.

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Responsible Marketing and the Fundamentals of Corporate Social Responsibility

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