Strategy: Theory and Practice by Stewart R Clegg, Chris Carter, Martin Kornberger, Jochen Schweitzer | | 9781849201520 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Strategy: Theory and Practice

Strategy: Theory and Practice

by Stewart R Clegg, Chris Carter, Martin Kornberger, Jochen Schweitzer
     
 

ISBN-10: 1849201528

ISBN-13: 9781849201520

Pub. Date: 01/28/2011

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Covering all the core elements that business students need to know about the economic dimension of strategy, this text offers a fresh approach by also placing strategy in its social, political, and organizational context. Students are introduced to the links between strategic management and strategizing processes on the one hand and organizational politics and

Overview

Covering all the core elements that business students need to know about the economic dimension of strategy, this text offers a fresh approach by also placing strategy in its social, political, and organizational context. Students are introduced to the links between strategic management and strategizing processes on the one hand and organizational politics and power relations on the other. The book integrates concerns about ethics and globalization, and corporate social responsibility and sustainability, to provide a provocative and critically engaged approach to understanding strategy in the post-financial crisis world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781849201520
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/28/2011
Pages:
488
Sales rank:
1,235,970
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
The Context and Emergence of Strategic Thinking
PART TWO: CENTRAL CURRENTS IN STRATEGY
Strategy and Competitive Performance
Strategy Discovers Uniqueness
The Role of Resources and Knowledge
Strategy as Process and Practice
Marketing and Branding as Strategic Forces
Strategy and Innovation
PART THREE: THE POLITICS OF STRATEGY
Strategists, Top Management Teams and Governance
Strategic Decision-Making
Organizational Politics and Strategy
PART FOUR: GLOBAL STRATEGIES
International and Collaborative Strategies
Financialization, Risk and Accountability
Globalization and Strategy

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