Paradigms, prejudice and predispositions: Problems of debate, communication and sustainability

Aideen O'Dochartaigh

University College Dublin

Aideen O'Dochartaigh is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Quinn School of Business, University College Dublin, specialising in corporate sustainability and social and environmental accounting. She completed her PhD in 2014 at the University of St Andrews, Scotland and was the recipient of an IRC Postdoctoral Fellowship in 2015.


This paper is a speculative return to the substantive matter of the different representations and understandings of sustainability within the management and accounting literatures. This is motivated, not by an explicit... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Aideen O'Dochartaigh (University College Dublin)
  2. Rob Gray (University of St Andrews)

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