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New and Published Books

  1. Retail Product Management

    Buying and merchandising, 3rd Edition

    By Rosemary Varley

    Retailers must be primed to face increasingly difficult trading conditions thanks to the rise of the internet, increasingly better informed consumers, technological advances and an often competitive environment. This established textbook, now in its third edition, helps to provide students with the...

    Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. International Business in China

    Understanding the Global Economic Crisis

    Edited by Robert Taylor

    This book deals with a number of contentious issues in Chinese management as China emerges as a global economic player, with a greater role in international business during a global economic crisis. This step is in tandem with an economically driven foreign policy. Since the 1980s, Chinese...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Law of Electronic Commercial Transactions

    Contemporary Issues in the EU, US and China, 2nd Edition

    By Faye Fangfei Wang

    Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

    The development of new technologies places new challenges to the interpretation and implementation of legislation in the information society. The recent deployment of service-oriented computing and cloud computing for online commercial activities has urged countries to amend existing legislation...

    Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Workers' Rights and Labor Compliance in Global Supply Chains

    Is a Social Label the Answer?

    Edited by Jennifer Bair, Doug Miller, Marsha Dickson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Ethics

    This book provides insight into the potential for the market to protect and improve labour standards and working conditions in global apparel supply chains. It examines the possibilities and limitations of market approaches to securing social compliance in global manufacturing industries. It does...

    Published August 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution brings together as one set, or individual volumes, groundbreaking retail studies from the field of human geography. Encompassing town and retail planning, marketing geography, the development of shopping centres and the rise of consumerism...

    Published August 8th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Consuming Passion (RLE Retailing and Distribution)

    The Rise of Retail Culture

    By Carl Gardner, Julie Sheppard

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    Britain’s high street revolution has made retailing one of the most important and dynamic sectorsof the British economy in the last twenty years. It has had an irreversible impact on our towns and cities and, for many people, transformed shopping from an unattractive domestic chore to a pleasurable...

    Published August 8th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Innovation and Learning Experiences in Rapidly Developing East Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Thiruchelvam Kanagasundram, Keun Lee

    Technology and technical change is sector- and industry-specific, embedded by locational institutions and organizations, and integrated in global networks. It is non-linear in its emergence and movement, and subsumed in the nature of micro, meso and macro interactions. Using evolutionary theory and...

    Published November 27th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Business History and International Business

    Edited by Peter Buckley

    Business History and International Business are cognate subjects. There are few, if any, studies of international business that do not require a proper study of context. International business decision making must be made relevant by a considered evaluation of the circumstances surrounding that...

    Published November 11th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Retailing Reader

    Edited by John Dawson, Anne Findlay, Leigh Sparks

    Most of us think we know something about retailing: we shop, we buy, we consume. But retailing, perhaps more than any other economic sector, has been transformed fundamentally over the last thirty years, both economically and culturally. Featuring work from seminal theorists in the area and...

    Published April 6th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Charity Shops

    Retailing, Consumption and Society

    By Suzanne Horne, Avril Maddrell

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Management of Voluntary and Non-Profit Organizations

    In the late 1990s, there was a distinct rise in interest in the non-profit sector, and in retailing and consumption. Drawing together these two concerns this book provides a comprehensive and international account of the retail charity sector. Charity shops are now significant...

    Published March 27th 2002 by Routledge