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Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

Global Business is changing at an ever-faster rate. This has been paralleled by an unprecedented growth of activity at undergraduate and graduate levels of study. Covering the key disciplines within business and management studies, this series makes available collections of the most important literature within the field. Each set has a strong international focus and is supplemented with a substantial introduction and thorough index.

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11-20 of 37 results in Critical Perspectives on Business and Management
  1. Marketing Research

    Edited by David F. Birks, Tim Macer

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    The essence of successful and sustainable marketing practice is founded on an understanding of existing and potential consumers. As marketing has grown around this principle, so the subdiscipline—and industry—of marketing research has flourished. This new four-volume collection in the Routledge...

    Published December 10th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Brands and Brand Management

    Edited by Richard Elliott

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    The process of brand management originated in US consumer goods companies in the 1930s and is now firmly established as a core activity within the marketing department of any significant enterprise. In recent years, there has been a great surge of scholarly and popular interest in the subject....

    Published November 27th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Supply Chain Management

    Edited by Steve New

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    The idea of a supply chain is one of the most important concepts to emerge in management research and practice in recent years. In simple terms, a supply chain might be defined as a sequence of organizations—such as suppliers, wholesalers, retailers, distributors, and transport and storage...

    Published May 26th 2008 by Routledge

  4. International Financial Reporting Standards

    Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Edited by David Alexander, Chris Nobes

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), and the possibility of global accounting harmonization, have recently gained enormously in importance, both practically and from an academic and research perspective. Since 2005, European and Australian listed enterprises are required to use IFRS...

    Published May 19th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Accounting Ethics

    Edited by J. Edward Ketz

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    For years accounting ethics has been viewed as an unimportant adjunct of academic and professional accounting. However, the economic scandals of the early twenty-first century have dramatically nullified this characterisation, with the ruination of investors in Enron, WorldCom, Waste Management,...

    Published December 14th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Knowledge Management

    Edited by Ikujiro Nonaka

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    The field of knowledge management emerged as a combination of various disciplines more than a decade ago. Initially, the main focus of both academic and popular publications in the field tended to be on information technology, but now new writers on the role of knowledge are exploring fresh...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  7. Corporate Governance: Critical Perspectives Set

    Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Edited by Thomas Clarke

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Corporate governance is a relatively new field, but has now moved from the margins to the mainstream of business and management education. However, discovering the origins and foundations of corporate governance involves a lengthy search through law, finance, economics, accounting and management...

    Published November 24th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Operations Management

    Edited by Michael. A Lewis, Nigel Slack

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Operations management is concerned with the fundamental activity of organizations - how they provide goods and services. One of the earliest branches of business and management studies, the increase in international competition has seen a resurgence of interest in the development of the operation...

    Published January 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  9. Entrepreneurship

    Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Edited by Norris Krueger

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Entrepreneurship has come a long way as an academic field, just as it has in our modern economy and society. Entrepreneurship provides a much needed retrospective view of academic work in the area.Scholars in the field approach entrepreneurship from a variety of disciplines and often exhibit little...

    Published November 6th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Mergers and Acquisitions

    Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Edited by Simon Peck, Paul Temple

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    This set maps articles from the four main fields that influence the study of mergers and acquisitions: economics, finance, strategic management and human resource management, and encompasses a range of further perspectives. With a multidisciplinary approach, these volumes integrate the main fields...

    Published June 19th 2002 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Business Models
    Edited by Colin Haslam, Christian Nielson, Xavier Lecocq
    To Be Published December 11th 2014
  2. Corporate Reputation
    Edited by Michael L. Barnett, Tim Pollock
    To Be Published March 14th 2015
  3. Management Information Systems
    Edited by Robert D. Galliers, Mari-Klara Stein
    To Be Published March 24th 2015
  4. E-business
    Edited by Feng Li
    To Be Published September 14th 2015

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