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The Entrepreneur as a Building Block for Community
Vol. Volume 3, Number 2 September/1998

Jeffrey R. Cornwall
This paper uses the communitarian model of social responsibility to examine the impact that entrepreneurship can have to foster the rebuilding of poor or low-income communities. Specifically, the focus is on the impact of recognizing and acting on the responsibilities entrepreneurs have back to their communities. the entire social web including family, employees, and the community as a whole are considered.

Keywords: community, communitarian model, family, social responsibility