JOHANISOVÁ, Naděžda and Markéta VINKELHOFEROVÁ. Social solidarity economy. In Ashish Kothari, Ariel Salleh, Arturo Escobar, Federico Demaria, Alberto Acosta. Pluriverse : a post-development dictionary. 1st ed. New Delphi: Tulika Books, 2019. p. 311-314. ISBN 978-81-937329-8-4.
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Original name Social solidarity economy
Authors JOHANISOVÁ, Naděžda (203 Czech Republic, guarantor, belonging to the institution) and Markéta VINKELHOFEROVÁ (203 Czech Republic).
Edition 1st ed. New Delphi, Pluriverse : a post-development dictionary, p. 311-314, 4 pp. 2019.
Publisher Tulika Books
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Original language English
Type of outcome Chapter(s) of a specialized book
Field of Study 50704 Environmental sciences
Country of publisher India
Confidentiality degree is not subject to a state or trade secret
Publication form printed version "print"
RIV identification code RIV/00216224:14230/19:00110601
Organization unit Faculty of Social Studies
ISBN 978-81-937329-8-4
Keywords in English social solidarity economy; social enterprise; non-capitalist economies; community ownership; community economies
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Tags International impact, Reviewed
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The social (and) solidarity economy (SSE) is a comprehensive concept referring to a worldwide range of existing economic practices that do not comply with the mainstream economic logic of private businesses competing in abstract markets to maximize profits for self-interested consumers, while reducing nature to a passive resource. Instead, they often involve community ownership, democratic, non-hierarchical, and consensual desicion-making, as well as mutual co-operation and embeddedness in a local social and ecological context. The line between consumer and producer may be blurred. Profits and self-interest tend to remain secondary to larger concerns such as equity and solidarity, right to a dignified livelihood and ecological integrity and limits.
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