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New and Published Books

  1. Making Public Policy Decisions

    Expertise, skills and experience

    Edited by Damon Alexander, Jenny M. Lewis

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    To understand public policy decisions, it is imperative to understand the capacities of the individual actors who are making them, how they think and feel about their role, and what drives and motivates them. However, the current literature takes little account of this, preferring instead to frame...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Building Better Arts Facilities

    Lessons from a U.S. National Study.

    By Joanna Woronkowicz, D. Carroll Joynes, Norman Bradburn

    Series: Routledge Research in Creative and Cultural Industries Management

    At the turn of the 21st century, a significant boom in the construction of cultural buildings took saw the creation of hundreds of performing arts centers, theaters, and museums. After these buildings were completed, however, many of these cultural organizations struggled to survive, or,...

    Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Interactional Leadership and How to Coach It

    The art of the choice-focused leader

    By Michael Harvey

    All leaders make choices, but not all leaders are choice-focused. In Interactional Leadership and How to Coach It: The art of the choice-focused leader Michael Harvey presents an important new theory of leadership which demonstrates how to coach successful choice-making. This clear, wide-ranging...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Innovations in Public Leadership Development

    By Ricardo S. Morse, Terry F. Buss

    This is the best single-source guide to leadership development in the public sector. It offers a wealth of advice for teachers, students, trainers, human resource officers, and established leaders. The all-original chapters include discussions of leadership frameworks, competencies for public...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Dance of Leadership: The Art of Leading in Business, Government, and Society

    The Art of Leading in Business, Government, and Society

    By Janet V Denhardt, Janet V Denhardt

    Most successful leaders know that leadership is an art, not a science. They recognize that beyond all the sophisticated systems and theories, the strategies and tactics, leadership is ultimately about intangible things such as timing, intuition, and passion This book shows how successful leaders...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Academy of Management Annals

    Volume 7

    Edited by Royston Greenwood

    Series: The Academy of Management Annals

    The Academy of Management is proud to announce the seventh volume of the Academy of Management Annals. This exciting series follows one guiding principle: The advancement of knowledge is possible only by conducting a thorough examination of what is known and unknown in a given field. Such...

    Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 27th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Leadership and Coherence

    A Cognitive Approach

    By Nathan W. Harter

    Series: LEADERSHIP: Research and Practice

    Leadership and Coherence investigates how leaders justify their decisions, and how they bring about coherence amongst followers. Taking a cognitive approach, it builds on the work of Hannah Arendt to attempt a phenomenology of judgment, examining how the moral imperative experienced by leaders can...

    Published July 21st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Mergers, Acquisitions and Global Empires

    Tolerance, Diversity and the Success of M&A

    By Ko Unoki

    Companies that have acquired other enterprises through mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have in essence become entities that are akin to the global "empires" of history. In this book, the author weaves a unique narrative that looks at both empires of business created from M&A and global...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Global Leadership Challenge

    By J. Stewart Black, Allen J. Morrison

    The economy is global, businesses are increasingly global, management has gone global and there is an increasing demand (and reward) for truly skilled global leaders, managers and executives. Black and Morrison address this change by asking why and when globalization truly began and explain how...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge