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  1. Handbook of Research Methodologies and Design in Neuro-entrepreneurship

    Handbook of Research Methodologies and Design in Neuro-entrepreneurship

    Edited by Mellani Day, Mary C. Boardman, Norris F. Krueger
    This Handbook provides an overview of neuroscience-driven research methodologies and how those methodologies might be applied to theory-based research in the nascent field of neuro-entrepreneurship. It presents the current thinking and examples of pioneering work, serves as a reference for those wishing to incorporate these methods into their own research, and provides several helpful discussions on the nature of an answerable question using neuroscience techniques. It includes concrete examples of new ways to conduct research that can shed light onto such areas as decision-making and opportunity recognition, allowing us to ask different, perhaps better, questions than ever before. Learn More
    September 2017   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  2. Marketing and Markets in the Creative Industries

    Marketing and Markets in the Creative Industries

    Chris Bilton
    Technological and social change has transfigured the market for creative industries. A new generation of intermediaries including Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google deal in context (how we consume) more than content (what we consume), displacing cultural producers, devaluing culturing products and monopolising consumer attention. Drawing on theoretical models across disciplines and rich in practical examples, this book charts an approach to marketing which challenges cultural producers to reclaim their place in the creative economy. Learn More
    September 2017   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  3. Handbook of Innovation and Standards

    Handbook of Innovation and Standards

    Edited by Richard Hawkins, Knut Blind, Robert Page
    Innovation and standardization might seem to represent polar opposites, but over many years, various scholars have noted close connections between the two. This Handbook assembles a broad range of thinking on this subject, from several disciplinary perspectives, as contributed by over 30 leading scholars and experienced practitioners. Collectively, they summarize and synthesize the existing body of knowledge (theory and evidence) pertaining to standards and innovation, and provide many insights into how this knowledge can be useful to scholars, industrial strategists, policy-makers and standards practitioners. Learn More
    August 2017   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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  4. Handbook of Research Methods in Corporate Social Responsibility

    Handbook of Research Methods in Corporate Social Responsibility

    Edited by David Crowther, Linne Lauesen
    Corporate social responsibility now touches upon most aspects of the interaction between business and society. The approaches taken to research in this area are as varied as the topics that are researched; yet this is the first book to address the whole range of methods available. The book identifies the methods available, evaluates their use and discusses the circumstances in which they might be appropriate. It also includes forward-thinking guidance from experienced academics on the future directions of research in the area. Learn More
    August 2017   Hardback Price: $ 275.00   Web: $ 247.50
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  5. Philosophy and Public Administration

    Philosophy and Public Administration

    Edoardo Ongaro
    This book provides a systematic introduction to the philosophical foundations of the study and the practice of public administration. It reviews all the main philosophical streams, from ancient Greek philosophy to the contemporary strands, and discusses their significance for public governance and public management. Ontological and epistemological issues are brought to the fore in discussing contemporary conceptions of the nature of public administration. The quest for justification and legitimacy of public governance is examined, and 'Common Good', 'Social contract' and 'Personalism' arguments vetted. The works of thinkers like Thomas More and Niccolò Machiavelli are revisited and the implications for contemporary public administration are drawn. Learn More
    August 2017   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  6. New Themes in Institutional Analysis

    New Themes in Institutional Analysis

    Edited by Georg Kruecken, Carmelo Mazza, Renate Meyer, Peter Walgenbach
    Institutional theory has become one of the dominant organizational approaches in recent decades. Its roots can be traced to Europe and an important intellectual objective of this book is to examine North American theory strands and reconnect them with European research traditions. In addition, this book focuses on how organizations and individuals handle heterogeneous and challenging social conditions which are subsequently reflected in various forms of change. Learn More
    August 2017   Hardback Price: $ 170.00   Web: $ 153.00
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  7. Unravelling the Mysteries of Case Study Research

    Unravelling the Mysteries of Case Study Research

    Marilyn L. Taylor, Mikael Søndergaard
    An accessible and current yet in depth introduction to conducting a case study or a project focusing on a company or business situation. This textbook provides an introduction to identifying the motivation and objectives for a project, defining and designing a research question, guiding a research plan, conducting the research, gathering and interpreting data and understanding the context of your research. It is suitable for undergraduates undertaking a research project for the first time and for those with more experience who want to make the process ‘fun’. Learn More
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 99.95   Web: $ 89.96
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  8. Understanding Collective Decision Making

    Understanding Collective Decision Making

    Lasse Gerrits, Peter Marks
    One of the main challenges facing contemporary society is to understand how people can make decisions together. Understanding Collective Decision Making builds on evolutionary theories and presents an analytical tool to analyze and visualize collective decision-making. By combining theoretical research with real world case studies, the authors provide a coherent and conclusive solution to the often fragmented and dispersed literature on the subject. Learn More
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  9. Cultural Icons and Cultural Leadership

    Cultural Icons and Cultural Leadership

    Edited by Peter Iver Kaufman, Kristin M.S. Bezio
    Contributions to this volume probe the contexts–both social and spiritual–from which select iconic figures emerge and discover how to present themselves as innovators and cultural leaders as well as draw material into forms that subsequent generations consider innovative or emblematic. The overall import of the volume is to locate producers of culture such as authors, poets, singers, and artists as leaders both in their respective genres and of culture and society more broadly through the influence exerted by their works. Learn More
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  10. Handbook of Research on Leadership and Creativity

    Handbook of Research on Leadership and Creativity

    Edited by Michael D. Mumford, Sven Hemlin
    The rapid pace of technological change and globalization of products, competition and services have conspired to place a new premium on innovation for firms across the world. Although many variables influence creativity and innovation, the effective leadership of creative teams has proved especially important. This timely Handbook presents the state-of-the-art of what leaders must do to lead creative teams and how they should do it. Learn More
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 315.00   Web: $ 283.50
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  11. Handbook of Middle Management Strategy Process Research

    Handbook of Middle Management Strategy Process Research

    Edited by Steven W. Floyd, Bill Wooldridge
    The premise of this volume is that the complex social processes that animate strategic decisions involve not only top-level executives, but also middle managers distributed throughout the organization. Designed for doctoral students and others interested in middle managers and strategy process, the Handbook integrates the threads of scholarly work in this domain and charts a course for future research. Chapters are written both by scholars who have ‘paved the way’ for the middle management perspective and scholars who have done recent, cutting edge research from this point of view. Learn More
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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  12. Innovating for Trust

    Innovating for Trust

    Edited by Marika Lüders, Tor W. Andreassen, Simon Clatworthy, Tore Hillestad
    This book adopts a multidisciplinary approach to innovation, and argues that because innovation is always risky business, trust is an essential premise and outcome of successfully designing, developing and finally launching innovations. Each part of the book encompasses a different aspect of innovating for trust. It begins with the notion of trust, before covering the importance of trust in future thinking, business model innovation, service design, co-creation, the innovative organization and self-service technologies. It concludes with the importance of trust in commercializing innovations. Learn More
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 180.00   Web: $ 162.00
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  13. Capturing the Innovation Opportunity Space

    Capturing the Innovation Opportunity Space

    Stephen Flowers, Martin Meyer, Jari Kuusisto
    Innovation is changing and this exciting book explores how the shift to more collaborative ways of working with users, on-line communities and the crowd opens up novel business possibilities. The Innovation Opportunity Space approach enables managers, policymakers and academics to better understand emerging new business opportunities. Drawing on the findings of international research, the book provides a systematic and clear understanding of the radical business models new forms of innovation are making possible. These are explored across a wide range of examples and case studies, with the final chapter including a series a tools for those who seek to capture their own Innovation Opportunity Space? Learn More
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  14. Exploring the Entrepreneurial Society

    Exploring the Entrepreneurial Society

    Edited by Jean Bonnet, Marcus Dejardin, Domingo García-Pérez-De-Lema
    Entrepreneurship is the engine of economic development, which in turn impacts upon the challenges facing future entrepreneurs. This timely book explores institutional, behavioural and policy issues of primary importance to understanding the entrepreneurial society. Topics covered include entrepreneurship in relation to formal and informal institutions; entrepreneurial choice, orientation and success; entrepreneurial behaviours; entrepreneurial finance, growth and economic crises; and entrepreneurship, social dimensions and outcomes. Learn More
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  15. Entrepreneurial Neighbourhoods

    Entrepreneurial Neighbourhoods

    Edited by Maarten van Ham, Darja Reuschke, Reinout Kleinhans, Colin Mason, Stephen Syrett
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  16. Creating Resilient Economies

    Creating Resilient Economies

    Edited by Nick Williams, Tim Vorley
    July 2017   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  17. Handbook on Place Branding and Marketing

    Handbook on Place Branding and Marketing

    Edited by Adriana Campelo
    Place branding as an academic field is both challenging and under explored. In the face of an ever-expanding urban population, this Handbook addresses this knowledge deficit in order to illustrate how place branding can contribute to transforming urban agglomeration into sustainable and healthy areas. Learn More
    June 2017   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  18. Universities and the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

    Universities and the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

    Edited by David B. Audretsch, Albert N. Link
    Entrepreneurial ecosystems have emerged as one of the most dynamic forces shaping the economic performance of individuals, companies and regions. This book brings together some of the leading scholarship and research identifying and analyzing the role of universities in entrepreneurial ecosystems. Particular emphasis is given on the role of innovation, startups, SMEs and technology transfer both in shaping the entrepreneurial ecosystem, as well as the resulting impact on firm performance and regional economic performance. Learn More
    June 2017   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  19. An Autecological Theory of the Firm and its Environment

    An Autecological Theory of the Firm and its Environment

    Colin Jones, Gimme Walter
    The process of firm-level adaptation and survival have historically been of great interest to researchers of firms. However, these researchers have previously been denied an ecological framework within which to study the processes through which individual firms respond to and indeed, modify their individual environments. This book remedies this situation, providing the first comprehensive introduction to organisational autecology, or, the study of individual firms and the environments they interact with and typically modify to ensure their survival. In addition to establishing the theoretical and philosophical foundations of organisational autecology, the empirical application of this new approach is demonstrated and its future application to the domain of organisational studies is contemplated. Learn More
    June 2017   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  20. Handbook of Sustainability in Management Education

    Handbook of Sustainability in Management Education

    Edited by Jorge A. Arevalo, Shelley F. Mitchell
    This Handbook strives to enhance knowledge and application within sustainability in management education (SiME) across different academic programs, geographic regions and personal/professional contexts. Cross-disciplinary and boundary spanning, this book focuses on specific themes and is therefore split into four distinct sections: one on theory and practice, one on transformational interventions in business programs, one on the role of external agents and the last on innovative approaches in SiME. Learn More
    June 2017   Hardback Price: $ 350.00   Web: $ 315.00
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