Consumer Sustainability and Responsibility: Beyond Green and Ethical Consumption

  title={Consumer Sustainability and Responsibility: Beyond Green and Ethical Consumption},
  author={Maja Hosta and Vesna Žabkar},
Purpose – Most literature regarding sustainable behavior is based on the assumption that the reduction of consumption is inherently positive (mainly in the form of positive environmental consequences) and based on ethical considerations. However, the issue of the social consequences of this reduction and self-interested intentions in consumption is not generally open to debate. This paper aims to identify dimensions of sustainable and responsible consumer behavior, distinguish between the two… Expand

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