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  • Socially Responsible Capitalism and Management

    By Henri Savall, Michel Peron, Veronique Zardet, Marc Bonnet

    In the current crisis context, capitalism is questioned by its detractors or defended by its partisans. The concept of Socially Responsible Capitalism (SRC) is based on the entrepreneurial spirit. It encourages exemplary behaviors, such as effective, efficient and ethical behaviors, by stimulating…

    Hardback – 2017-01-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Influencing Organizational Effectiveness

    A critical take on the HR contribution

    By Linda Dr Holbeche

    In this book Linda Holbeche offers an historical narrative on the changing landscape of work since the 1980s and considers how definitions of organizational effectiveness have changed over time. She considers the characteristics and effects of the neo-liberal ‘work culture of new capitalism’, and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-26 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Humor at Work

    Edited by Christopher Robert

    This is the first book to look at the psychological processes that enable humor to affect people and teams in the workplace. It recognizes that humor plays many roles beyond making people feel happier and more productive, and acknowledges humor’s potential darker side as well. Bringing together a…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

  • Women in Business

    Theory and Cases, 2nd Edition

    By Martha Reeves

    This book combines theory, empirical research, and practical, international case studies to provide students with a comprehensive resource that demonstrates theories on gender alongside their operation in everyday workplace situations. Reeves’s new edition provides a thorough review of issues…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Creative Working in the Knowledge Economy

    By Sai Loo

    There is a growing interest in the knowledge economy, and the new types of job and ways of working associated with it. This book analyses how a particular group – creative knowledge workers – carry out their jobs and learn within it. Using empirical research from advertising and software…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Organizational Learning and Knowledge Management

  • Gender and the Organization

    Women at Work in the 21st Century

    By Nancy Harding, Marianna Fotaki

    This exciting book seeks to update and redefine organizational theories of gender and gendered theories of organizations. It demonstrates what is made possible through the application of understanding gender theory to the management of organizations and organizational studies. Gender in the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Mergers and Acquisitions in Practice

    Edited by Cary L. Cooper, Shlomo Y. Tarba, Riikka M. Sarala, Mohammad F. Ahammad

    The growth in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity around the world masks a high rate of failure. M&A can provide companies with many benefits, but in the optimism and excitement of the deal many of the challenges are often overlooked. This comprehensive collection, bringing…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge

  • The Lean Newsroom

    A Manifesto for Media Change

    By Jonathan Groves, Carrie Brown

    Most journalists today have accepted the need for change as digital and mobile technologies have disrupted traditional business models and changed the way people consume news and information. But organizational change is difficult; even the best ideas and intentions are often not successfully…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15 
    Focal Press

  • Transforming Public Services by Design

    Re-Orienting Policies, Organizations and Services around People

    By Sabine Junginger

    Of all organizations, perhaps government agencies are perceived to be the least likely to change. They are embedded in enormous bureaucratic structures that have grown over decades, if not centuries. In effect, many people have given up hope that such an institution can ever change its ways of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge

  • Further Advances in Project Management

    Guided Exploration in Unfamiliar Landscapes

    Edited by Darren Dalcher

    The common thread behind recent concerns about successful project delivery involve the capabilities, skills, attitudes, values and perspectives that are needed for successful delivery and the sustained realisation of interest, relationships, benefit, value and impact. The chapters collated in this…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge
    Advances in Project Management

  • The Risk Mitigation Handbook

    Practical steps for reducing your business risks

    By Kit Sadgrove

    Disruption, over-regulation and cyber threats are typical of the major risks that management has to cope with. But until now there hasn’t been a formula to contain them. In The Risk Mitigation Handbook, Kit Sadgrove provides practical and actionable steps you can take to minimise the threats to…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Patterns of Strategy

    By Patrick Hoverstadt, Lucy Loh

    Patterns of Strategy explains the influence that the interplay between organizations, other organizations, networks and supply chains have on the development and realisation of strategy. Although traditional approaches to strategy have required organizations to assess the environment around them,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09 
    Routledge

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