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The complete list of Taylor & Francis titles reviewed as Essential, Highly Recommended, and Recommended by CHOICE Magazine from 2012 to the current issue.


The full list of Routledge and CRC Press Business and Business Improvement titles reviewed as Recommended, Highly Recommended, and Essential by CHOICE Magazine since 2012.

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  • The Routledge Companion to Fair Value in Accounting

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gilad Livne, Garen Markarian

    The concept of "fair value" marked a major departure from traditional cost accounting. In theory, under this approach a balance sheet that better reflects the current value of assets and liabilities. Critics of fair value argue that it is less useful over longer time frames and prone to distortion…

    Hardback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Turn That Thing Off!

    Collaboration and Technology in 21st-Century Actor Training, 1st Edition

    By Rose Burnett Bonczek, Roger Manix, David Storck

    As personal technology becomes ever-present in the classroom and rehearsal studio, its use and ubiquity is affecting the collaborative behaviors that should underpin actor training. How is the collaborative impulse being distracted and what kind of solutions can re-establish its connections? The…

    Paperback – 2018-03-20

  • Women, Religion and Leadership

    Female Saints as Unexpected Leaders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Denison

    Women, Religion and Leadership focuses on women from the traditional context of women as leaders with chapters observing various aspects of leadership from specifically chosen religious female leaders and going on to examine the legacies they leave behind.   This book seeks to identify and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03
    Routledge Studies in Leadership Research

  • Marketing in the Boardroom

    Winning the Hearts and Minds of the Board, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Saunders

    It’s no secret: marketing punches below its weight in the Boardroom. CEOs and other board members perceive that marketers lack commercial credibility when compared to their peers.  Marketing in the Boardroom helps marketers to be more commercially credible and thereby more successful in the…

    Hardback – 2017-04-19

  • Information Theft Prevention

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Romanus Okeke, Mahmood Shah

    As retail businesses migrate to the digital realm, internal information theft incidents continue to threaten on-line and off-line retail operations. The evolving propagation of internal information theft has surpassed the traditional techniques of crime prevention practices. Many business…

    Hardback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • The Monetary Value of Time

    Why Traditional Accounting Systems Make Customers Wait, 1st Edition

    By Joyce I. Warnacut

    Although there are numerous books on alternative accounting methods, such as Lean accounting, none focus on the impact of time and how accounting practices can be modified to acknowledge the power of time. This book addresses this need.The Monetary Value of Time: Why Traditional Accounting Systems…

    Hardback – 2016-01-12
    Productivity Press

  • Strategic Management

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Richard Godfrey

    Regularly considered to be the cap-stone course on any business or management degree, strategy has developed into a wide-ranging and sometimes overwhelming field of study. However, in recent years the theory of strategy has come under increasing scrutiny for its perceived failures and detachment…

    Hardback – 2015-12-07

  • Careers and Talent Management

    A Critical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Cristina Reis

    Careers and Talent Management challenges and deconstructs the notion of the "perfect career" in order to provide new perspectives on talent management and career creation. It argues that the skills that organizations typically look for as indicative of superstar performance are not necessarily…

    Hardback – 2015-12-04
    Routledge Focus on Business and Management

  • Gender at Work

    Theory and Practice for 21st Century Organizations, 1st Edition

    By Aruna Rao, Joanne Sandler, David Kelleher, Carol Miller

    At a time when some corporate women leaders are advocating for their aspiring sisters to ‘lean in’ for a bigger piece of the existing pie, this book puts the spotlight on the deep structures of organizational culture that hold gender inequality in place. Gender at Work: Theory and Practice for 21st…

    Hardback – 2015-11-30

  • Population Health

    An Implementation Guide to Improve Outcomes and Lower Costs, 1st Edition

    By George Mayzell, MD, MBA

    As healthcare moves from volume to value, payment models and delivery systems will need to change their focus from the individual patient to a population orientation. This will move our economic model from that of a "sick system" to a system of care focused on prevention, boosting patient…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18
    Productivity Press

  • Social Media and Public Relations

    Fake Friends and Powerful Publics, 1st Edition

    By Judy Motion, Robert L. Heath, Shirley Leitch

    Social media is having a profound, but not yet fully understood impact on public relations. In the 24/7 world of perpetually connected publics, will public relations function as a dark art that spins (or tweets) self-interested variations of the truth for credulous audiences? Or does the full glare…

    Hardback – 2015-11-17
    Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

  • Basics of Supply Chain Management

    1st Edition

    By Jayanta Kumar Bandyopadhyay

    The practice of supply chain management has become widespread in most industries. It is now included in the curriculum of many business schools in the United States and in many countries around the world. A number of professional associations, such as the American Production and Inventory Control…

    Hardback – 2015-10-16
    CRC Press

  • Changing Organizational Culture

    Cultural Change Work in Progress, 2nd Edition

    By Mats Alvesson, Stefan Sveningsson

    How is practical change work carried out in modern organizations? And what kind of challenges, tasks and other difficulties are normally encountered as a part of it? In a turbulent and changing world, organizational culture is often seen as central for sustained competitiveness. Organizations are…

    Hardback – 2015-09-21

  • The Psychology of Design

    Creating Consumer Appeal, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rajeev Batra, Colleen Seifert, Diann Brei

    Design plays an increasingly larger role today in creating consumer desire for products and liking for commercial messages. However, the psychological processes involved are only partially understood. In addition, design is inherently interdisciplinary, involving (among others) important elements…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10

  • Philosophy of Technology

    An Introduction for Technology and Business Students, 1st Edition

    By Maarten J Verkerk, Jan Hoogland, Jan van der Stoep, Marc J. de Vries

    Philosophy of Technology: An introduction for technology and business students is an accessible guide to technology’s changes , their ubiquitousness, and the many questions these raise. Designed for those with no philosophical background in mind, it is ideal for technology and engineering students…

    Hardback – 2015-07-29

  • Business and Buddhism

    1st Edition

    By Joan Marques

    Business and Buddhism explores alternative ways of leading in the aftermath of the Great Recession and the many stories of fraud and greed that emerged. The book explores shifts in business perspectives as more value is placed on soft skills like emotional intelligence and listening, and…

    Paperback – 2015-03-20

  • Corporate Social Irresponsibility

    1st Edition

    By Paula Alexander

    Corporate Social Irresponsibility focuses on ethical failures in order to relate corporate responsibility to business ethics, corporate governance, and organization effectiveness. The book advocates a strategic approach to CSR – ethical management cannot, and should not, be divorced from effective…

    Paperback – 2015-02-02

  • The Routledge Companion to International Human Resource Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Collings, Geoffrey Wood, Paula M. Caligiuri

    International human resource management (IHRM) is a key area of research in the sphere of international business and management. Described as a field in its infancy in the 1980s, IHRM has quickly advanced through adolescence and into maturity. Today, it is a vibrant and diverse discipline which…

    Hardback – 2014-11-21
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • An Introduction to Social Media Marketing

    1st Edition

    By Alan Charlesworth

    Social media has given marketers a way to connect with consumers in an unprecedented and revolutionary way, but the very newness of this medium is as challenging as it is exciting, particularly to those who aren't 'digital natives'. This is the first textbook for students that offers a step by step…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20

  • The Routledge Companion to Entrepreneurship

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ted Baker, Friederike Welter

    Research in entrepreneurship has been booming, with perspectives from a range of disciplines and numerous developing schools of thought. It can be difficult for young scholars and even long-time researchers to find their way through the lush garden of ideas we see before us.   The purpose of this…

    Hardback – 2014-09-23
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • The Lunacy of Modern Finance Theory and Regulation

    1st Edition

    By Les Coleman

    This provocative book provides insight into a finance industry that is run for the benefit of banks and service providers who rely on Beatles-era theories and regulation which are totally unsuited to the modern world. The author has a near-unique perspective based on over 30 years of working –…

    Paperback – 2014-07-24

  • Sexual Orientation at Work

    Contemporary Issues and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Colgan, Nick Rumens

     Sexual Orientation at Work: Contemporary Issues and Perspectives brings together contemporary international research on sexual orientation and draws out its implications for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and heterosexual employees and managers. It provides new empirical and theoretical…

    Hardback – 2014-06-24
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Marketing and the Common Good

    Essays from Notre Dame on Societal Impact, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick E. Murphy, John F. Sherry

    Marketing is among the most powerful cultural forces at work in the contemporary world, affecting not merely consumer behaviour, but almost every aspect of human behaviour. While the potential for marketing both to promote and threaten societal well-being has been a perennial focus of inquiry, the…

    Paperback – 2014-06-09

  • Transcultural Marketing

    1st Edition

    By Marye Tharp

    Because American consumers transmigrate between social identities in expressing their values and affiliations, marketers must apply transcultural marketing methods and offer a cultural values proposition to build long-term customer relationships. This unique book weaves these topics into profiles…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30

  • Generational Diversity at Work

    New Research Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Emma Parry

    Over the past decade much attention has been paid to the apparent differences in consumption preferences or workplace attitudes and behaviours across generations. Within Western economies such as the USA, UK and Australia, it is commonly assumed that that there are now four generations in the…

    Hardback – 2014-04-30

  • Global Capitalism, Culture, and Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Richard Spinello

    Selected as an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice Magazine in 2014! This book aims to deepen the student’s understanding of the complex ethical challenges that businesses face in an increasingly globalized world. As the world moves towards greater interdependence, it has been demonstrated that…

    Paperback – 2014-04-25

  • Change Leadership in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Franca Ovadje

    Selected as an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice Magazine in 2014! In Change Leadership for Developing Countries, Franca Ovadje offers readers a comprehensive and integrative model for the design, implementation and evaluation of organizational change. This unique book embodies an African…

    Paperback – 2014-04-07

  • Doing Business In Latin America

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By John E. Spillan, Nicholas Virzi, Mauricio Garita

    Success in today's globalized business environment requires deep knowledge of varied areas, and the willingness to engage in commerce not just across geographic areas, but cross-culturally and environmentally as well. Doing Business in Latin America offers an in-depth look at a complex region,…

    Paperback – 2014-03-27

  • Demarketing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel Bradley, Jim Blythe

    We all understand the basic principles underpinning marketing activity: to identify unfulfilled needs and desires and boost demand for the solutions a product is offering. The mantra is always "sell more". De-marketing tries for the very opposite. Why would a company actively try to decrease demand…

    Paperback – 2013-10-21

  • Managing People in a Contemporary Context

    1st Edition

    By Emma Parry, Shaun Tyson

    The worldwide financial crash and the ensuing recession have coincided with other significant long term changes for the Western Economies of Europe and the USA, especially the growing strength of newly developed economies, demographic and technological change, institutional crises and political…

    Paperback – 2013-10-17

  • Managerial Cultures

    A Comparative Historical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By David Hanson

    How did the conduct of business come to be so different in different countries? Why are some less developed countries in the process of rapid industrialization while so many others remain poor? Analysts often point to national differences in the cultures of business to explain these patterns. What…

    Hardback – 2013-10-10
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Motherhoods, Markets and Consumption

    The Making of Mothers in Contemporary Western Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie O'Donohoe, Margaret Hogg, Pauline Maclaran, Lydia Martens, Lorna Stevens

    It takes more than a baby to make a mother, and mothers make more than babies. Bringing together a range of international studies, Motherhoods, Markets and Consumption examines how marketing and consumer culture constructs particular images of what mothers are, what they should care about and how…

    Hardback – 2013-09-20
    Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

  • The Routledge Companion to Accounting, Reporting and Regulation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carien van Mourik, Peter Walton

    Financial accounting, reporting and regulation is a vast subject area of huge global importance, with interest rising significantly in the light of the ongoing global financial crisis. The authors begin with a broad overview of the subject of accounting, setting the stage for a discussion on the…

    Hardback – 2013-09-05
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Called to Account

    Financial Frauds that Shaped the Accounting Profession, 2nd Edition

    By Paul M. Clikeman

    Selected as an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice Magazine in 2014! Called to Account takes a broad perspective on how financial frauds have shaped the public accounting profession by focusing on cases of fraud around the globe. Ever entertaining and educational, the book traces the development…

    Paperback – 2013-06-04

  • Trouble in the Middle

    American-Chinese Business Relations, Culture, Conflict, and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Steven P. Feldman

    This book will help readers better understand the ethical and cultural assumptions that both American and Chinese business cultures bring to business relationships in China. It analyzes the relationships developed between the two cultures, areas where they conflict, and how these…

    Paperback – 2013-03-05

  • WomenPreneurs

    21st Century Success Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Dorothy P. Moore

    WomenPreneurs: 21st Century Success Strategies, will appeal to three groups of interested readers. The first consists of higher education faculty teaching courses in management, entrepreneurship and women’s studies and directors of professional development workshops interested in acquiring a…

    Paperback – 2012-04-20

  • The Power of Accounting

    What the Numbers Mean and How to Use Them, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence D. Lewis

    The Power of Accounting: What the Numbers Mean and How to Use Them provides a highly readable text for non-financial managers. It explores accounting’s uses and limitations in the management process. The text is intended for users of accounting information as opposed to preparers. It focuses on…

    Paperback – 2012-01-20

  • The 4 A's of Marketing

    Creating Value for Customer, Company and Society, 1st Edition

    By Jagdish Sheth, Rajendra Sisodia

    The authors present a powerful and tested approach that helps managers see a business’s every action through the eyes of its customers. This approach is organized around the values that matter most to customers: Acceptability, Affordability, Accessibility and Awareness. Taken together, these…

    Paperback – 2011-12-19

  • The Routledge Companion to Organizational Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Boje, Bernard Burnes, John Hassard

    Organizations change. They grow, they adapt, they evolve. The effects of organizational change are important, varied and complex and analyzing and understanding them is vital for students, academics and researchers in all business schools. The Routledge Companion to Organizational Change offers a…

    Hardback – 2011-10-31
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Generation Y in Consumer and Labour Markets

    1st Edition

    By Anders Parment

    Generation Y in Consumer and Labour Markets explores the role of people born in the late 1970s and 1980s as consumers and coworkers in an emerging post-modernist society. Having grown up in a branded society overcrowded with commercial messages and a never-ending supply of choices and opportunities…

    Hardback – 2011-10-06
    Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

  • Financial Exchanges

    A Comparative Approach, 1st Edition

    By Francis A Lees

    The recent global economic crisis has drawn a spotlight on the world of finance. Financial exchanges are changing, and this insightful, new book examines the manner and reasons for these changes. Financial Exchanges: A Comparative Approach offers an in-depth analysis of this sector. Surveying…

    Paperback – 2011-09-06

  • Food Supply Chain Management

    Economic, Social and Environmental Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Madeleine Pullman, Zhaohui Wu

    Food Supply Chain Management: Economic, Social and Environmental Perspectives is very different from parts supply chain management as can be seen from the increasing health, safety and environmental concerns that are increasingly garnering the public’s attention about different food supply chain…

    Paperback – 2011-08-17

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