Siva Vaidhyanathan—”Be Evil: Google and the Perils of Corporate Social Responsibility”


  • Categories: Lectures
  • Event posted: Aug. 22, 2011
  • Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014

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Does the market discipline companies so that responsibility is now an essential part of doing business? Or is corporate responsibility just a clever trick to gain a slight marketing advantage and defer state regulation? Siva Vaidhyanathan, a cultural historian, media scholar, and professor of Media Studies and Law at the University of Virginia, will consider these issues through the lens of Google, the most significant promoter of a corporate moral ethos.


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