To Advance understanding of the concept of social innovation this review section 1 highlights the main uses and areas where the concept of social innovation has emerged. This preliminary analysis leads to the conclusion that there are two essential definitions of social innovation: an outcome- based one and a process-based one. In section 2 we develop the outcome definition and its main features whereas section 3 focuses on social innovation as a multi-stakeholder process.
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Heena. Defining the Concept of Social Innovation. Asian J. Management; 2017; 8(2):346-348. doi: 10.5958/2321-5763.2017.00052.X