12Featured Books

  • The Origins of Ethical Failures

    Lessons for Leaders

    By Dennis Gentilin

    In 2001, as a young university graduate, Dennis Gentilin became a member of a FX trading desk at one of Australia’s largest banks, the National Australia Bank. In the years that followed the desk became involved in a trading scandal that resulted in the resignation of the chairman and CEO, the…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge

  • Introducing Leadership

    2nd Edition

    By David Pardey

    Introducing Leadership is a highly practical textbook which draws on robust research to present a clear picture of what leadership actually involves. It explores why leadership has become so important in recent years; the role leadership plays in achieving organisational success; the skills that…

    Paperback – 2016-03-10
    Routledge

  • Smart Green Cities

    Toward a Carbon Neutral World

    By Woodrow Clark II, Grant Cooke

    Smart Green Cities: is a comprehensive overview of what global cities are doing to become sustainable. Woodrow W. Clark II and Grant Cooke have produced a book that is both practical and visionary. They have examined the infrastructure needs - sustainable development, communications, energy, water,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10
    Routledge

  • Dealing with Disruption

    Lessons from the Publishing Industry

    By Michael N. Ross

    Publishing today requires a presence in local and global markets, and successful publishers can be more effective in reaching both by employing current technology at all stages of the publishing process. Finding the most efficient and profitable business models has become more challenging (and more…

    Hardback – 2016-03-07
    Routledge

  • Leadership Paradoxes

    Rethinking Leadership for an Uncertain World

    Edited by Richard Bolden, Morgen Witzel, Nigel Linacre

    Leadership remains one of the most sought-after qualities in contemporary society, yet after centuries of research, education and debate it remains just as elusive as ever. Leadership Paradoxes: Rethinking Leadership for an Uncertain World argues that the key to understanding and enhancing…

    Paperback – 2016-02-24
    Routledge

  • Global Human Resource Development

    Regional and Country Perspectives

    Edited by Thomas N. Garavan, Alma M. McCarthy, Michael J. Morley

    Drawing on contributions from leading academics in the field, this volume within the Routledge Series in Human Resource Development specifically focuses on Global Human Resource Development (HRD). Specifically, the volume provides an overview of 17 regions, 85 countries and includes one emerging…

    Hardback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

  • Accountable Marketing

    Linking marketing actions to financial performance

    Edited by David W Stewart, Craig T. Gugel

    Accountable Marketing is designed to be the definitive volume on the emerging role of accountability and performance metrics in marketing. Sponsored and developed by the Marketing Accountability Standards Board (MASB), it provides a multi-disciplinary, international perspective on this topic of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge

  • Leadership-as-Practice

    Theory and Application

    Edited by Joseph A. Raelin

    This book develops a new paradigm in the field of leadership studies, referred to as the "leadership-as-practice" (L-A-P) movement. Its essence is its conception of leadership as occurring as a practice rather than residing in the traits or behaviours of particular individuals. A practice is a…

    Paperback – 2016-02-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Leadership Research

  • Branding Masculinity

    Tracing the Cultural Foundations of Brand Meaning

    By Elizabeth C. Hirschman

    Branding Masculinity examines two ideologies of masculinity – one typifying rural agricultural areas and the other found in urban, business settings. Comparisons are made between these two current forms of masculinity and both similarities and differences are identified. Six product categories…

    Hardback – 2016-02-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

  • The Routledge Companion to Marketing History

    Edited by D.G. Brian Jones, Mark Tadajewski

    The Routledge Companion to Marketing History is the first collection of readings that surveys the broader field of marketing history, including the key activities and practices in the marketing process. With contributors from leading international scholars working in marketing history, this…

    Hardback – 2016-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Sports Business Management

    Decision Making Around the Globe

    By George Foster, Norman O'Reilly, Antonio Davila

    Sports Business Management will equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the sport industry. With a focus on management, strategy, marketing, and finance, the decision-making approach of the book emphasizes key concepts while translating them into practice. Foster, O’Reilly, and…

    Paperback – 2016-01-15
    Routledge

  • Management Accounting for Beginners

    By Nicholas Apostolides

    Accounting skills are increasingly important in many walks of life. In education, these skills are becoming vital beyond business, accounting and economics students; in work, accounting is no longer an outsourced specialism across all sectors. This concise book provides readers with…

    Hardback – 2016-01-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Business and Management