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  1. Agency and Change

    Rethinking Change Agency in Organizations

    By Raymond Caldwell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Organizational Change & Development

    This excellent book remaps the limits and possibilities of change, clearly shifting the focus from outmoded debates on agency and structure to new practice-based discourses on agency and change. Offering readers a selective and critical review of key literature and empirical research...

    Published November 16th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Complexity and the Experience of Managing in Public Sector Organizations

    Edited by Ralph Stacey, Douglas Griffin

    Series: Complexity as the Experience of Organizing

    A fundamental problem of public sector governance relates to the very way of thinking it reflects; where organization is thought of as a ‘thing’, a system designed to deliver what its designers choose. This volume questions that way of thinking and takes a perspective in which organizations are...

    Published October 19th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Change

    By Linda Holbeche

    Change is now so commonplace that people no longer talk in terms of the "whitewater epoch". Every sector of the economies of the developed world has experienced huge swathes of change in the last decade of the twentieth century alone. Increased global competition, aided and abetted by technological...

    Published October 19th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Cross-Cultural Competence

    By Slawomir Magala

    Cross-cultural management is a crucial challenge for the successful development of international business, yet it is often badly understood and poorly implemented. Misunderstandings arise as culture affects both individuals and organizations, yet attempts to understand, explain and interpret these...

    Published August 17th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Management Speak

    Why We Listen to What Management Gurus Tell Us

    By David Greatbatch, Timothy Clark

    Based on primary research into the public lectures of management gurus, this fascinating new volume analyzes how such gurus disseminate their ideas, values and visions on the international management lecture circuit. Adopting a novel conceptual/theoretical perspective, it brings together insights...

    Published August 17th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Complexity and the Experience of Leading Organizations

    Edited by Douglas Griffin, Ralph Stacey

    Series: Complexity as the Experience of Organizing

    The contributors to this book are leaders, consultants or managers in organizations who provide narrative accounts of their actual work and daily experience. They explore how the perspective of complex responsive processes assists them to make sense of their experience and so to develop their...

    Published June 15th 2005 by Routledge

  7. A Complexity Perspective on Researching Organisations

    Taking Experience Seriously

    Edited by Douglas Griffin, Ralph Stacey

    Series: Complexity as the Experience of Organizing

    Part of the Complexity as the Experience of Organizing series, this book applies complex responsiveness theory to real-life leadership experiences. It features contributions from and details the experience of organizational practitioners, leaders, consultants and managers from various organizations...

    Published June 15th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Experiencing Emergence in Organizations

    Local Interaction and the Emergence of Global Patterns

    Edited by Ralph Stacey

    Series: Complexity as the Experience of Organizing

    Examining the experiences of organizational practitioners, this informative book features contributions from experienced leaders, consultants and managers in various organizations, and narrative accounts of the contributors work address key topical questions. Rather than offering descriptions...

    Published June 15th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Organisations and the Business Environment

    2nd Edition

    By Tom Craig, David Campbell

    This new edition of Organisations and the Business Environment provides a completely revised, extended and updated edition of the original successful text. It provides contemporary and comprehensive coverage of the subject matter which is highly relevant to business and management students at...

    Published May 30th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Managing Change and Innovation in Public Service Organizations

    By Kerry Brown, Stephen P. Osborne

    Series: Routledge Masters in Public Management

    The context and environment of public services is becoming increasingly complex and the management of change and innovation is now a core task for the successful public manager. This text aims to provide its readers with the skills necessary to understand, manage and sustain...

    Published April 13th 2005 by Routledge