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Recent Research & Reference Articles

  1. Author Interview: Rob Brown

    "Symmetry is to public relations what creationism is to evolution...”

    Series Editor Kevin Moloney chats to Rob Brown, author of the latest addition to the New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research series. Rob certainly seems keen to advocate a new direction….

  2. Faces of Efficiency in the Public Sector

    Rhys Andrews, author of Public Service Efficiency, answers some questions about public administration and management, and explains some of the key issues addressed in his book.

    Click here to read more!

    Read the first 2 chapters online!

  3. Monika Kostera - Time for the West to learn from Eastern Europe

    Monika Kostera, author and editor of Occupy Management and Liquid Organization answers some questions related to her most recent publications on inspiration, organization, Polish management theorists and the radical recycling of management ideas.

    Read the first 3 chapters of both Occupy Management and Liquid Organization online. It is free-to-view until the 30th of April 2014.

    Read the exclusive interview!

  4. “What is creativity’s actual role in contemporary British life?”

    Author of Cultural Policy, Dr Dave O'Brien has written an article on creative workers and traditional labor power for the Guardian's Culture Professionals network site!

    You can also meet the author at the book launch of Cultural Policy: Management, Value and Modernity in the Creative Industries in London.

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    Interview with the editors of Gender and Public Relations

    We asked Gender and Public Relations editors Christine Daymon and Kristin Demetrious why they brought this collection together, and discusssed key ideas about gender in PR. Read what they had to say.

  6. Ruth Rentschler Discusses New Research Series

    We are delighted to announce Routledge Research in Creative and Cultural Industries Management, a new forum for the publication of original book-length research in cultural and creative industries, from a management perspective.

    The series aims to chart developments in contemporary cultural and creative industries management around the world, shaping future agendas, expanding cultural and creative industries significance and their management in a globalized world. 

    Want to know more?

    Series Editor, Professor Ruth Rentschler OAM, Chair Academic Board and Chair and Professor in Arts and Entertainment Management, Deakin University, Australia, answers our questions!

  7. Public Relations and Nation Building Power Point Slides

    Margalit Toledano & David McKie have let us publish the slides used to accompany their book 'Public relations and Nation Building: Influencing Israel'.

    In their book they reveal the interplay of nation building and PR in the birth and evolution of Israel, challenging orthodoxies about how PR evolved internationally.

    Don't miss out on this exclusive opportunity to gain more insight into the topic.

  8. New Business & Management Routledge Revival Bundle Released

    We are pleased to announce the availability of the Routledge Revivals Business and Management Bundle.

    Not sure what this is? Why, only 14 volumes packed together with titles from some of the most well-renowned scholars and practitioners in the discipline, including Roger Mansfield, Walter Puckey, Sue Birley and Max Boisot!

    Continue exploring at

  9. Gossip can be good for the workplace

    Read all about the latest research which provides an alternative view to informal work conversations.

  10. Major Works Giveaway

    Routledge Major Works are pleased to offer you the chance to purchase Business and Management collections at a 20% discount.

    Terms and conditions apply*.

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