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2 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com Research Handbook on Strategic Communication Edited by Jesper Falkheimer, and Mats Heide, Lund University, Sweden ‘The Research Handbook on Strategic Communication provides a fresh and informed look at current research. The Research Handbook re-examines familiar contexts and questions such as the viability of the public sphere, the function of dialogue, and the role of culture in view of an ever-evolving communication landscape, while introducing perspectives in greater need of consideration such as the influence of place, the risks and rewards of artificial intelligence, and importance of engagement. This is a must read for scholars and graduate students studying strategic communication.’ – Timothy Sellnow, University of Central Florida, US Dec 2022 c 528 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 988 6 c £210.00 / c $300.00 eBook • Elgaronline OPEN ACCESS Asia’s Rising Research Dominance Universities and State Building Mats Benner, Lund University School of Economics and Management, Sweden ‘Mats Benner’s new book provides an expansive and much needed analysis on the campaign by Asian universities, and their governments, to be among the world’s most productive in research, with a laser focus on building nation-state economies. What sets Asia’s Rising Research Dominance apart is the nuance provided in the distinct national case studies - China, Hong Kong and Macau, Taiwan, India, Japan, South Korea. Here is a story of a dramatic trajectory, where the goal at first was simply quantity in research productivity, and now increasingly quality and economic impact.’ – John Aubrey Douglass, University of California, Berkeley, US Dec 2022 c 216 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 930 9 c £80.00 / c $120.00 eBook • Elgaronline Women, Family and Family Businesses Across Entrepreneurial Contexts Edited by Séverine Le Loarne – Lemaire, Grenoble Ecole de Management, France, Candida G. Brush, Babson College, US, Nord University, Norway and Dublin City University, Ireland, Andrea Calabrò and Adnane Maâlaoui, IPAG Business School, France ‘This beautifully edited manuscript includes a compilation of the most current scholarship on the complex interweaving among family and business for women entrepreneurs. The authors contribute new scholarship that reexamines the yin and yang of women’s autonomy and control within the business and peacekeeping within the family while teasing out the impact of the family on women’s businesses and women’s influence in family business dealings.’ – Amanda Bullough, University of Delaware, US Dec 2022 c 282 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 516 1 c £90.00 / c $135.00 In Association with the Diana International Project • eBook • Elgaronline Handbook of Civic Engagement and Education Edited by Richard Desjardins, University of California Los Angeles, US and Susan Wiksten, European Institute of Education and Social Policy, France ‘A thought-provoking and significant contribution to the thinking on civic engagement and education that successfully integrates empirical knowledge with sophisticated theoretical perspectives. The editors should be congratulated for assembling such a stellar collection of authors. This book is an indispensable source for established scholars as well as students new to the field.’ – Kjell Rubenson, University of British Columbia, Canada Dec 2022 c 352 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 694 6 c £170.00 / c $250.00 Elgar Handbooks in Education eBook • Elgaronline BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT TITLES, OCTOBER - DECEMBER 2022