Business, Management & Accounting: Critical Management Studies

  • The Work of Communication: Relational Perspectives on Working and Organizing in Contemporary Capitalism book cover

    The Work of Communication

    Relational Perspectives on Working and Organizing in Contemporary Capitalism, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Kuhn, Karen L Ashcraft, Francois Cooren

    The Work of Communication: Relational Perspectives on Working and Organizing in Contemporary Capitalism revolves around a two-part question: "What have work and organization become under contemporary capitalism—and how should organization studies approach them?" Changes in the texture of capitalism…

    Hardback – 2017-06-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Governance, Resistance and the Post-Colonial State: Management and State Building book cover

    Governance, Resistance and the Post-Colonial State

    Management and State Building, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Murphy, Nimruji Jammulamadaka

    The manifestation of the colonial nation-state as a legal-bureaucratic-police structure – an exploitation tool – undermined customary modes of governance in colonies. When post-World War II independence of colonies transferred ownership of the state structure to the colonized elite,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • The Ethics of Neoliberalism: The Business of Making Capitalism Moral book cover

    The Ethics of Neoliberalism

    The Business of Making Capitalism Moral, 1st Edition

    By Peter Bloom

    The 21st century is the age of "neo-liberalism" – a time when the free market is spreading to all areas of economic, political and social life. Yet how is this changing our individual and collective ethics? Is capitalism also becoming our new morality? From the growing popular demand for corporate…

    Hardback – 2017-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Business Ethics

  • Social and Solidarity Economy: The World’s Economy with a Social Face book cover

    Social and Solidarity Economy

    The World’s Economy with a Social Face, 1st Edition

    By Sara Calvo, Andres Morales, Yanni Zikidis

    This book aims to provide the reader with an insight into the relevance of a section of the economy, which is often referred to as the ‘social and solidarity economy’ (SSE); and highlight some of the current issues in the field, how they are being addressed and some of their future implications.…

    Hardback – 2017-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

  • Women in Sport Leadership: Research and practice for change book cover

    Women in Sport Leadership

    Research and practice for change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura J. Burton, Sarah Leberman

    Although women and girls participate in sport in greater numbers than ever before, research shows there has been no significant increase in women leading sport organizations. This book takes an international, evidence-based perspective in examining women in sport leadership and offers future…

    Hardback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport Business and Management

  • The Social Function of Accounts: Reforming Accountancy to Serve Mankind book cover

    The Social Function of Accounts

    Reforming Accountancy to Serve Mankind, 1st Edition

    By John Flower

    Accountancy as presently practised is tied to the paradigm of modern financial capitalism with its reliance on market solutions and the maximization of the firm’s profits, which are the fundamental causes of most these problems. The Social Function of Accounts argues that accountancy, as currently…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Accounting

  • Markets and the Arts of Attachment book cover

    Markets and the Arts of Attachment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Franck Cochoy, Joe Deville, Liz McFall

    The collection explores how sentiment and relations are organised in consumer markets. Social studies of economies and markets have much more to offer than simply adding some ‘context’, ‘culture’ or ‘soul’ to the analysis of economic practices. As this collection showcases, studying markets…

    Hardback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    CRESC

  • Restructuring Capitalism: Materialism and Spiritualism in Business book cover

    Restructuring Capitalism

    Materialism and Spiritualism in Business, 1st Edition

    By Rogene Buchholz

    The main theme of this book is that, within contemporary capitalist societies a materialist outlook informed by science has triumphed creating the lack of a spiritual dimension to give meaning and purpose to the activities that are necessary for a capitalist society to function effectively.…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Business Ethics

  • Rethinking Culture: Embodied Cognition and the Origin of Culture in Organizations book cover

    Rethinking Culture

    Embodied Cognition and the Origin of Culture in Organizations, 1st Edition

    By David G. White

    Organizational or corporate ‘culture’ is the most overused and least understood word in business, if not society. While the topic has been an object of keen academic interest for nearly half a century, theorists and practitioners still struggle with the most basic questions: What is organizational…

    Hardback – 2017-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Organizational Change & Development

  • Integral Community Enterprise in Africa: Communitalism as an Alternative to Capitalism book cover

    Integral Community Enterprise in Africa

    Communitalism as an Alternative to Capitalism, 1st Edition

    By Anselm Adodo

    At a time of global economic crisis and disillusionment with capitalism, Adodo offers refreshing and positive insight into a more integral way of business management, enterprise and community development as well as holistic healing in Africa. For over three decades, Africa was the recipient of…

    Hardback – 2017-04-03
    Routledge
    Transformation and Innovation

  • Corporate Foresight: Anticipating the Future book cover

    Corporate Foresight

    Anticipating the Future, 1st Edition

    By Alberto F. De Toni, Roberto Siagri, Cinzia Battistella

    This book illustrates how to anticipate the future using more than the traditional predictive models (forecasting) based on the forward projection of past experiences, and moving into more advanced methods of anticipation logic (foresight) to build probable scenarios based on weak signals, emerging…

    Hardback – 2017-03-03
    Routledge

  • Foucault and Managerial Governmentality: Rethinking the Management of Populations, Organizations and Individuals book cover

    Foucault and Managerial Governmentality

    Rethinking the Management of Populations, Organizations and Individuals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan McKinlay, Eric Pezet

    In the last two decades there has been an explosion of research inspired by Michel Foucault’s suggestion of a new concept, ‘governmentality’. The distinctive feature of modern governmentality is that across all sorts of fields, rule is predicated upon the active subject as the vehicle through…

    Hardback – 2017-02-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

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