Critical Management Studies Products

  • Industrial Networks

    A New View of Reality

    Edited by B Axelsson, G Easton

    First published in 1992, this volume brings together contemporary studies and reviews the research which established the study of networks as an area in its own right. By looking at the foundations of industrial networks and analysing network methodology and modelling, this book offers an…

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 

  • Rethinking Organizational Change

    The Role of Dialogue, Dialectic & Polyphony in the Organization

    By Muayyad Jabri

    Rethinking Organizational Change: The Role of Dialogue, Dialectic & Polyphony in the Organization makes an important scholarly contribution to our understanding of dialogue applied to the management of change. Muayyad Jabri offers an involved assessment of the differences between 'dialogue’ and…

    Hardback – 2016-02-17 
    Routledge Studies in Organizational Change & Development

  • For Robert Cooper

    Collected Work

    Edited by Martin Parker, Gibson Burrell

    Robert Cooper, who died in 2013, was the leading theorist of organization working in England over the past few decades. Describing himself as a ‘social philosopher,’ he was one of the first writers to introduce post-structuralist and post-modern thought into theories of organization but was always…

    Hardback – 2016-02-10 
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Branding Masculinity

    Tracing the Cultural Foundations of Brand Meaning

    By Elizabeth 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 – 2016-01-29 
    Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

  • Islam, Marketing and Consumption

    Critical Perspectives on the Intersections

    Edited by Aliakbar Jafari, Özlem Sandikci

    In recent years, a critically oriented sub-stream of research on Muslim consumers and businesses has begun to emerge. This scholarship, located both within and outside the marketing field, adopts a socio-culturally situated approach to Islam and investigates the complex and multifaceted…

    Hardback – 2016-01-25 
    Routledge Studies in Critical Marketing

  • Foresight in Organizations

    Methods and Tools

    By Patrick van der Duin

    Foresight for Organizations will acquaint the reader with various foresight methods and tools, to show the reader how these methods are used, what the pitfalls are and how the methods relate to each other. This innovative volume offers the reader the ability to carry out a study of the future by…

    Hardback – 2016-01-25 
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • Family Entrepreneurship

    Rethinking the research agenda

    Edited by Kathleen Randerson, Cristina Bettinelli, Giovanna Dossena, Alain Fayolle

    Family business is the most widely found form of business organization, and its importance to the global economy cannot be over-estimated. Until recently, the impact of the family on entrepreneurial firms has been under-researched, leading to a conceptual gap between the two areas of study, and an…

    Hardback – 2015-12-16 
    Routledge Rethinking Entrepreneurship Research

  • Strategic Management

    A Critical Introduction

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-12-11 

  • Hierarchy and Organisation

    Toward a General Theory of Hierarchical Social Systems

    By Thomas Diefenbach

    Most people take the conditions they work and live in as a given, believing it to be normal that societies are stratified and that organisations are hierarchical. Many even think that this is the way it should be - and are neither willing nor able to think that it could be otherwise. This book…

    Paperback – 2015-12-04 
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Careers and Talent Management

    A Critical Perspective

    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 – 2015-12-02 

  • Rethinking Corporate Governance in Financial Institutions

    By Demetra Arsalidou

    There are many deep-seated reasons for the current financial turmoil but a key factor has undoubtedly been the serious failings within the corporate governance practices of financial institutions. There have been shortcomings in the risk management and incentive structures; the boards’ supervision…

    Hardback – 2015-11-25
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • The Routledge Companion to Philosophy in Organization Studies

    Edited by Raza Mir, Hugh Willmott, Michelle Greenwood

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy in Organization Studies provides a wide-ranging overview of the significance of philosophy in organizations. The volume brings together a veritable "who’s-who" of scholars that are acclaimed international experts in their specialist subject within…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

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