Asian Studies: Book Series

Working in Asia

Series Editors:

This series is designed to offer a fresh and added dimension to the standard academic texts in the area of Asian Business. The titles in the series aim to show how corporations in Asia work in practice, and how change is being experienced by individual members of these organisations. The series will be of interest to students and also to new managers assessing the Asian job market and working environment. Working in Asia is designed to:

* provide readable texts illustrating topics relevant to studies of contemporary business management in Asia

* take an insider's view of changes impacting on the experience of working in corporations in Asia

* illustrate how and why these changes are occurring

* illustrate vividly how individual members of these corporations are recognizing opportunities arising from change

* make general predictions on how working in and with corporations in Asia will change in the near future.

  • Business Models and People Management in the Indian IT Industry

    From People to Profits, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ashish Malik, Chris Rowley

    The global impact of so-called ‘offshoring’, including of information technology (IT) and related services, continues to be a topic of great interest to academics, practitioners and policy makers. The Indian IT industry has sustained high levels of growth in revenues and employment since the late…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Vietnamese Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Rowley, Quang Truong

    Vietnam has emerged from long periods of colonialization, wars and ideological conflicts to become an important economic force within Asia and a promising destination for international business ventures.   The latest book in the popular Working in Asia series, The Changing Face of Vietnamese…

    Paperback – 2010-05-05
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Management in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Rowley, Fang Lee Cooke

    China is one of the fastest developing emerging economies in the world today. The country has a huge influence on a global level, both politically and economically. Despite this, very few books cover both the full range of management functions, and the key issues facing managers in this unique…

    Paperback – 2010-04-12
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Management in Thailand

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Andrews, Sununta Siengthai

    In the decade following the Asian financial crisis of 1997-1998, the management of organizations in Thailand has undergone significant change and development. The Changing Face of Management in Thailand examines in-depth the development of management during this pivotal period in the country’s…

    Paperback – 2009-05-18
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of People Management in India

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pawan S. Budhwar, Jyotsna Bhatnagar

    India has been identified as one of the biggest emerging markets in the world. Indian organizations have increasingly begun to understand the importance of human resources and have started to take into account the motivation, commitment and morale of its workforce.  Despite great advances in…

    Paperback – 2008-11-26
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Korean Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Rowley, Yongsun Paik

    Part of the successful Routledge ‘Working in Asia’ series, The Changing Face of Korean Management focuses on a country that is predicted by some experts to become the world’s third richest by 2025. South Korea, with its thriving telecommunications and automotive industries, and increasing trade…

    Paperback – 2008-10-20
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Women Managers in Asia

    1st Edition

    By Chris Rowley, Vimolwan Yukongdi

    The influence of Asian cultures and religious traditions has often been used to explain Asian women’s under-utilisation and under-representation in management. This book examines the influence of culture and tradition on organisational and management practices, and how these affect the progress of…

    Paperback – 2008-09-10
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Management in South East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Rowley, Saaidah Abdul-Rahman

    South East Asia has undergone important economic, social and political developments in the last decade. The emergence of China as Asia’s largest pool of cheap labour has resulted in remarkable changes in the volume of foreign direct investment it commands, while the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis has…

    Paperback – 2007-12-20
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Japanese Management

    1st Edition

    By Keith Jackson, Miyuki Tomioka

    For many western managers the approach taken by successful Japanese organisations and their managers has tended to inspire awe, envy and incomprehension in equal measure. But what is so special about 'Japanese' management? And how 'special' is the response of Japanese managers to global business…

    Paperback – 2003-08-28
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Chinese Management

    1st Edition

    By Tang Jie, Anthony Ward

    Chinese management has experienced a dramatic change in recent years. In many areas, established ideas about how Chinese management operates are oversimplified and outdated. This book sets out to provide a more realistic portrait of Chinese management today, and how it has changed dramatically over…

    Paperback – 2002-10-24
    Routledge
    Working in Asia

  • The Changing Face of Multinationals in South East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Tim Andrews, Bryan J. Baldwin, Nartnalin Chompusri

    This book examines how and why corporate strategy, structure and culture is continuing to change markedly in South East Asia. Among the issues that have forced widespread changes in the region are the economic meltdown, the growth in electronic technology, regional market integration, changing…

    Paperback – 2002-10-03
    Routledge
    Working in Asia