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Professionalizing Leadership

Professionalizing Leadership

Barbara Kellerman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190695781
eISBN:
9780190874452
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190695781.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Political Economy

Leadership is an occupation—not a profession. Why is this? Why have medicine and law evolved into professions that require extended periods of education, training, and development, but not ... More

Unconventional Methodology in Organization and Management Research

Unconventional Methodology in Organization and Management Research

Alan Bryman and David A. Buchanan (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198796978
eISBN:
9780191838446
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198796978.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

This book describes twelve unconventional methodologies in organization and management research. These include unconventional research settings and data sources, unconventional research designs and ... More

Organizing and Reorganizing Markets

Organizing and Reorganizing Markets

Nils Brunsson and Mats Jutterström

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198815761
eISBN:
9780191853289
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815761.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

Organizing and Reorganizing Markets is an edited volume that brings organization theory to the study of markets. The differences between markets and organizations are often exaggerated. Both are ... More

Collaborating for Our FutureMultistakeholder Partnerships for Solving Complex Problems

Collaborating for Our Future: Multistakeholder Partnerships for Solving Complex Problems

Barbara Gray and Jill Purdy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198782841
eISBN:
9780191826030
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198782841.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Strategy

Organizations turn to multistakeholder partnerships (MSPs) to meet challenges they cannot handle alone. By tapping diverse stakeholders’ resources, MSPs develop the capability to address complex ... More

Pragmatism and Organization Studies

Pragmatism and Organization Studies

Philippe Lorino

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198753216
eISBN:
9780191814860
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753216.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

The development of pragmatist thought (Peirce, James, Dewey, and Mead) in the first half of the twentieth century in the United States deeply impacted political science, semiotics, philosophy, ... More

Consent and Control in the Authoritarian WorkplaceRussia and China Compared

Consent and Control in the Authoritarian Workplace: Russia and China Compared

Martin Krzywdzinski

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198806486
eISBN:
9780191844096
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198806486.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR, Organization Studies

Today, a large proportion of the world’s states are under authoritarian governments. These countries limit participation rights, both in the political sphere and in the workplace. At the same time, ... More

Business Groups in the WestOrigins, Evolution, and Resilience

Business Groups in the West: Origins, Evolution, and Resilience

Asli M. Colpan and Takashi Hikino (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198717973
eISBN:
9780191787591
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198717973.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, International Business

This volume aims to explore the long-term evolution of different varieties of large enterprises in today’s developed economies. It focuses on the economic institution of business groups and attempts ... More

Judgment and Strategy

Judgment and Strategy

Robin Holt

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780199671458
eISBN:
9780191751158
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199671458.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Organization Studies

Judgment and Strategy makes a passionate plea for an imaginative, open, and altogether more humble understanding of strategic activity. Prompted by a reading of skeptical philosophy, the book defines ... More

Contestants, Profiteers, and the Political Dynamics of MarketizationHow Shareholders gained Control Rights in Britain, Germany, and France

Contestants, Profiteers, and the Political Dynamics of Marketization: How Shareholders gained Control Rights in Britain, Germany, and France

Helen Callaghan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198815020
eISBN:
9780191853517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815020.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Political Economy

When two parties quarrel, the third rejoices, according to a well-known proverb. This book highlights the role of rejoicing “profiteers” in political efforts to expand market-based competition. ... More

Inside the Compassionate OrganizationCulture, Identity, and Image in an English Hospice

Inside the Compassionate Organization: Culture, Identity, and Image in an English Hospice

Alan Baron, John Hassard, Fiona Cheetham, and Sudi Sharifi

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198813958
eISBN:
9780191851865
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813958.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Public Management

The literature on management and organization studies suggests the time is right for a focus on ‘care and compassion’. The aim of this book is to answer this call by examining the cultural changes ... More

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