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New and Published Books

  1. Inquiry and Decision (Routledge Revivals)

    By John O'Shaughnessy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1972, this book combines concepts from the philosophy of science and statistics with social science techniques to form a methodological text for all those engaged in the social sciences and in management. It details the processes of inquiry – namely description, explanation,...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Transformative Capacity of New Technologies

    A Theory of Sociotechnical Change

    By Ulrich Dolata

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Scientific concepts on the co-evolution of technology and society, as well as recent sociotechnical system approaches, focus on the general interrelations between technology, socioeconomic structures, and institutions. Their aim is to study and explain processes and modes of technological change....

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Interactive Marketing

    Revolution or Rhetoric?

    By Christopher Miles

    Series: Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

    This book critically examines the rhetoric surrounding current trends in the adoption of tropes of interactivity in marketing communication. Concepts such as viral advertising, customer-generated content, brand communities and the whole panoply of Web 2.0-mediated marketing technologies all have...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Sexual Orientation at Work

    Contemporary Issues and Perspectives

    Edited by Fiona Colgan, Nick Rumens

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    Sexual Orientation at Work: Contemporary Issues and Perspectives brings together contemporary international research on sexual orientation and draws out its implications for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and heterosexual employees and managers. It provides new empirical and theoretical...

    Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Strategic Management in Public Organizations

    European Practices and Perspectives

    Edited by Paul Joyce, Anne Drumaux

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    Strategic Management in Public Organizations: European Practices and Perspectives offers the first wide-ranging survey and assessment of strategic management practices at various levels of government and public service in European countries. It shows that strategic management is much more than a...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Storytelling Organizational Practices

    Managing in the quantum age

    By David M. Boje

    Once upon a time the practice of storytelling was about collecting interesting stories about the past, and converting them into soundbite pitches. Now it is more about foretelling the ways the future is approaching the present, prompting a re-storying of the past. Storytelling has progressed and is...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Marketing and the Common Good

    Essays from Notre Dame on Societal Impact

    Edited by Patrick E. Murphy, John F. Sherry

    Marketing is among the most powerful cultural forces at work in the contemporary world, affecting not merely consumer behaviour, but almost every aspect of human behaviour. While the potential for marketing both to promote and threaten societal well-being has been a perennial focus of inquiry, the...

    Published June 6th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Psychoanalysis of Organizations

    A psychoanalytic approach to behaviour in groups and organizations

    By Robert De Board

    Series: Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions

    One of the most pressing needs of modern society is to understand and construct organizations that are not only effective in terms of carrying out work but that also allow and encourage people to develop their full human potential. Psychoanalytic theory describes those primary processes that lie at...

    Published June 6th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The World Bank and Global Managerialism

    By Jonathan Murphy

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    In recent years, a great deal of scholarly and popular ink has been spilled on the subject of globalization. Relatively few scholars have addressed the political sociology of globalization, and specifically, the emergence of global class formations and a nascent global governance framework. This...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Business Case for Sustainable Finance

    Edited by Iveta Cherneva

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    This edited volume brings together finance industry perspectives from top global institutions, which focus on the bottom line for integrating ESG factors into the operations of the finance industry. Executives and senior practitioners answer the question: 'does following sustainable finance...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge