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New and Published Books

  1. Rethinking Corporate Governance in Financial Institutions

    By Demetra Arsalidou

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    There are many deep-seated reasons for the current financial turmoil but a key factor has undoubtedly been the serious failings within the corporate governance practices of financial institutions. There have been shortcomings in the risk management and incentive structures; the boards’ supervision...

    Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Managing Service Firms

    The Power of Managerial Marketing

    By Per Skålén

    Based on a conceptual analysis of marketing texts, particularly service marketing texts, and a case study of a service firm that utilizes approaches to managing organizations that have been developed within the boundaries of marketing, this book presents a critical examination of marketing as a...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Corporate Assessment (Routledge Revivals)

    Auditing a Company's Personality

    By Adrian Furnham, Barrie Gunter

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Corporate Assessment, first published in 1993, looks at four types of company audit and provides a pragmatic, readable guide for managers. The authors show how assessment of a company in terms of its culture, climate, communications and customers can enhance management vision and lead to...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Management Principles (Routledge Revivals)

    A Primer for Directors and Potential Directors

    By Walter Puckey

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published 1962 with a second edition in 1970, this book offers a comprehensive and accessible guide in the principles and practices of management. Walter Puckey considers the make-up of an organisation, the purpose of the company and the practice of management. A particularly useful title for...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Reluctant Managers (Routledge Revivals)

    Their Work and Lifestyles

    By Richard Scase, Robert Goffee

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    ‘The manager’ is a crucial figure in debates about the future of the British economy in general and the working practices of private and public organizations in particular. He or she is to be encouraged, cajoled, exhorted or at worst obliged to pursue organizational goals of greater economy,...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Frontiers of Management (Routledge Revivals)

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Roger Mansfield

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This edited collection, first published in 1989, stems from the second annual meeting the British Academy of Management, held at Cardiff Business School in 1988. With the focus on important areas of change affecting management practice and theory – in markets, technology and organizational...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Brands

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Jonathan E. Schroeder

    Series: Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

    Branding has emerged as a cornerstone of marketing practice and corporate strategy, as well as a central cultural practice. In this book, Jonathan Schroeder brings together a curated selection of the most influential and thought-provoking papers on brands and branding from Consumption Markets and...

    Published January 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Waste Management and Sustainable Consumption

    Reflections on consumer waste

    Edited by Karin M. Ekström

    The accelerated pace of global consumption over the past decades has meant that governments across the world are now faced with significant challenges in dealing with the dramatically increased volume of waste. While research on waste management has previously focused on finding technological...

    Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Organizations, Strategy and Society

    The Orgology of Disorganized Worlds

    By Rodolphe Durand

    Organizations are ubiquitous, from clubs and associations to firms and public agencies. They confer meaning to all of us, and our attachment to and membership of organizations have a profound effect on all areas of our lives. However, in our increasingly turbulent world, these organizations run the...

    Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Untold Stories in Organizations

    Edited by Michal Izak, Linda Hitchin, David Anderson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    The field of organizational storytelling research is productive, vibrant and diverse. Over three decades we have come to understand how organizations are not only full of stories but also how stories are actively making, sustaining and changing organizations. This edited collection contributes to...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge