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Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

Management and business studies are firmly established as a popular, important and significant area of study in the academic world. Bringing together theories and thought from a wide range of disciplines, this series features cutting -edge research addressing all the major issues in business and management today, helping to define and advance the field.

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  1. Research Methods for Human Resource Management

    Edited by Karin Sanders, Julie A. Cogin, Hugh TJ Bainbridge

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    Since the beginning of the century, there have been calls for the integration of traditional individualistic (micro) and management (macro) paradigms in Human Resource Management studies. In order to understand this so-called ’black box,’ the HR field needs research which is more sensitive to...

    Published February 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Decision-Making Groups and Teams

    An Information Exchange Perspective

    By Steven Silver

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    In recent years, there has been increasing implementation of group and team decision-making within organizations, much of it managed electronically, between members of what are "virtual" groups or teams. Recent research into effective team implementation emphasizes "trust" as an intermediary...

    Published November 18th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Global Advertising, Attitudes, and Audiences

    By Tony Wilson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    Global Advertising, Attitudes and Audiences is a post-Mcdonaldization view of marketing power, consumer pleasure, and audience protest. The psychological process wherein consumers actively make sense of advertising and branding and integrate them with living is fundamentally important in thinking...

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Innovative Business School Teaching

    Engaging the Millennial Generation

    Edited by Elaine Doyle, Patrick Buckley, Conor Carroll

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    Innovative Business School Teaching showcases the latest pedagogic innovations that actively engage the millennial generation in learning within the business domain. In the context of the contemporary macro issues facing higher education, this book presents the latest teaching practices and tools...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Recession at Work

    HRM in the Irish Crisis

    By Bill Roche, Paul Teague, Anne Coughlan, Majella Fahy

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    How has the recession affected the conduct of human resource management? How have HR departments and managers fared? Have leading firms taken measures to sustain and revive their businesses through innovative HR measures? How have union representation and influence been affected? Is the recession...

    Published March 31st 2013 by Routledge

  6. Organizations and Working Time Standards

    A Comparison of Negotiations in Europe

    By Jens Thoemmes

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    Collective bargaining between employers and trade unions has profoundly changed working conditions in companies around the globe. But why do we start work at the age of 10, 16, 18 or 24? Why do we work 6, 8, 10 or more hours a day? These questions are becoming increasingly pertinent as working...

    Published November 27th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Management in Africa

    Macro and Micro Perspectives

    Edited by Terri Lituchy, Betty Jane Punnett, Bill Buenar Puplampu

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    This book offers a comprehensive look at the current literatures and research based on empirical data from across different countries in Africa. It focuses on the work of leading scholars of management in and around Africa and the African Context, exploring whether we can at this point refer to ‘...

    Published November 5th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Strategic Management and Online Selling

    Creating Competitive Advantage with Intangible Web Goods

    By Susanne Royer

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    Focusing on Business to Customer (B2C) internet business, and on firms that offer intangible products and/or services that can be directly consumed via the world wide web, Strategic Management and Online Selling also covers immaterial products and online news information or home banking....

    Published November 1st 2012 by Routledge

  9. Mergers and Acquisitions

    The Critical Role of Stakeholders

    Edited by Helén Anderson, Virpi Havila, Fredrik Nilsson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    A merger or acquisition is usually a challenging endeavor with a single ultimate aim: to create value for the owner. However, stakeholder theory shows how such a narrow and one-sided focus is detrimental to value-creation in general – not only for other stakeholders within and outside the...

    Published October 28th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Business, Government and Sustainable Development

    By Gerard Keijzers

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    The range of sustainability objectives has now developed from relatively simple issues of environmental protection to a full array of interwoven social, economic and ecological issues, nationally and internationally. The involved process of sustainable development has now become a permanent and...

    Published September 11th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions: UK Dimensions
    By Moshfique Uddin, Agyenim Boateng
    To Be Published June 29th 2014
  2. Monitoring Business Performance: Models, Methods, and Tools
    By Per Lind
    To Be Published July 9th 2014
  3. The Evaluation of Transportation Investment Projects
    By Joseph Berechman
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  4. Managerial Flow
    Edited by Veronica Vecchi, Manuela Brusoni, Rodney Farr-Wharton
    To Be Published February 27th 2015

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