TOTAL: 5
  1. Organizing Hope

    Organizing Hope

    Edited by Daniel Ericsson, Monika Kostera
    Crumbling social institutions, disintegrating structures, and a profound sense of uncertainty are the signs of our time. In this book, this contemporary crisis is explored and illuminated, providing narratives that suggest how the notion of hope can be leveraged to create powerful methods of organizing for the future. Chapters first consider theoretical and philosophical perspectives on hopeful organizing, followed by both empirical discussions about achieving change and more imaginative narratives of alternative and utopian futures, including an exploration of the differing roles of work, creativity, idealism, inclusivity and activism. Learn More
    2019   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
    Availability: In Stock
  2. Paradox and Power in Caring Leadership

    Paradox and Power in Caring Leadership

    Edited by Leah Tomkins
    Why does it matter that our leaders care about us? What might we reasonably expect from a caring leader, and what price are we prepared to pay for it? Is caring leadership something ‘soft’, or can it be linked to strategy and delivery? International scholars from the fields of ancient and modern philosophy, psychology, organization studies and leadership development offer a strikingly original debate on what it means for leaders to care. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
    Availability: Not yet published
  3. Resolving the Crisis in Research by Changing the Game

    Resolving the Crisis in Research by Changing the Game

    Morten Huse
    This groundbreaking book arrives at a time of growing concern for the future of true scholarship. Calling for coordinated efforts to reorganise the scholarly ecosystem, Morten Huse reflects on the past and looks to the future to uncover a communal approach to scholarship that comprises an open, innovative and impact-driven attitude to research that can change the academic game. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 99.00   Web: $ 89.10
    Availability: Not yet published
  4. Robotization of Work?

    Robotization of Work?

    Barbara Czarniawska, Bernward Joerges
    In this timely book, Barbara Czarniawska and Bernward Joerges examine the hopes and fears around work and job security inspired by automation, from the original coining of the term ‘robot’ to the present day media fascination. Have these hopes and fears changed or do they remain the same? This discerning book investigates whether these changes in perception correlate to actual changes taking place in the field of robotics. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 99.00   Web: $ 89.10
    Availability: Not yet published
  5. The Imagined Organization

    The Imagined Organization

    Monika Kostera
    This book represents a narrative quest for a symbolic grounding to help leaders in times when stable social structures and institutions dissolve and disappear. Monika Kostera approaches this sense-making process through innovative research methods, collecting stories from participants and exploring plots and outcomes of an imagined meeting between two symbolic worlds: one of the internal and imaginative and the other of the external and corporate. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
    Availability: Not yet published