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Major Works: Business, Management and Accounting

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Power, Rule and Domination (RLE: Organizations)

    A Critical and Empirical Understanding of Power in Sociological Theory and Organizational Life

    By Stewart Clegg

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    This volume presents a critical analysis of sociological theorizing and power which enables the reader to grasp fully the nature of power, rule and domination in organizational life. By making use of the discussions he recorded at a construction site, the author brings the reader into contact with...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Theory of Power and Organization (RLE: Organizations)

    By Stewart Clegg

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    In this book the author develops a theory of power and organization, derived from a critical consideration of a literature extending across sociology, political science, philosophy and organization theory. The book raises and answers some of the issues which are important in the construction of a...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Organisation and Administration for Business (RLE: Organizations)

    By Geoffrey Whitehead

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to business organisation and administration. Written in a straightforward, readable style this textbook covers all the major aspects of the subject. Starting with the organisational background it goes on to cover the functions of the important...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Organizational Behaviour (RLE: Organizations)

    Politics at Work

    By Robert Lee, Peter Lawrence

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    Organizations do not have goals – only people do. Furthermore, people within the same organizations have different goals. This book takes this as its starting point, recognizing that organizations are a dynamic coalition of individuals and groups competing and co-operating as they each pursue their...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Information Space (RLE: Organizations)

    By Max Boisot

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    In this book the author lays the foundations for a new political economy of information. The information space, or I-Space is the conceptual framework in which organizations, institutions and cultures are being transformed by new information and communication technologies. In the penultimate...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Critical Issues in Organizations (RLE: Organizations)

    Edited by Stewart Clegg, David Dunkerley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    This collection highlights a number of directions in which organization theory could develop. It also argues the need for an historical analysis of the sociology of organizations. Other issues discussed are the ideological stance of contemporary organization theory and the limiting framework that...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Organization, Class and Control (RLE: Organizations)

    By Stewart Clegg, David Dunkerley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    In this volume the authors develop a systematic and chronologically based critique of the major concepts, figures and schools in organization. Themes discussed include: the development of scientific management and the responses of Gramsci and Lenin to it the meaning of Mayo and the Human...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Foreman (RLE: Organizations)

    Aspects of Task and Structure

    By David Dunkerley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    The foreman is usually regarded as a filter in a chain of command in industrial organizations. In this book, however, the author suggests that this view is not adequate, and he proposes instead a model of analysis which employs a systems perspective. The role of the foreman is seen in terms of the...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Company Organization (RLE: Organizations)

    Theory and Practice

    By M . C. Barnes, A. H. Fogg, C. N. Stephens, L. G. Titman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    This summary of theory and practice is inspired by the belief that cut and dried solutions to management problems are inappropriate and that every set of circumstances requires a unique synthesis of experience and relevant theories. In this book the authors have reviewed the main texts and theories...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Managing Organizational Change (RLE: Organizations)

    Human Factors and Automation

    By Fred Fallik

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    The United States Internal Revenue Service introduced a multi-million dollar program to automate its operations in the early 1980s. This book describes a multidisciplinary study of the experiences of several thousand users in this program, based primarily on questionnaires, observation and...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge