An increasing number of universities around the globe are rewarding faculty who place their work in top management journals. Drawing on the insights from top journal editors and leading scholars in the field, this book is a treasure trove of tips for publishing in the best management journals.
The topics covered include the mysteries of the review process, getting your methodology right, publishing across disciplinary boundaries, the rise of open access journals, publishing ethics, making use of peer review, targeting special issues, sustaining a publications career, and making sense of journal rankings.
Drawing on the considerable experience of its authors, and offering candid insights that are often held as secrets among senior faculty, this book takes the reader behind the scenes of the journal review process, making it a must-read for those seeking to advance their career.
|Publisher:||Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.|
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About the Author
Edited by Timothy Clark, Provost and Professor, Singapore Management University, Singapore, Mike Wright, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Director, Centre for Management Buyout Research, Imperial College Business School, London, UK and David J. Ketchen, Jr., Harbert Eminent Scholar and Professor of Management, Raymond J. Harbert College of Business, Auburn University, US
Table of Contents
1. Publishing in Management – Exhilaration, Bafflement and Frustration
Timothy Clark, Mike Wright and David J. Ketchen, Jr.
PART I THE PUBLISHING PROCESS
2. The Publishing Process: A Case Study
Petra Andries and Mike Wright
3. Getting Published: An Editorial and Journal Ranker’s Perspective
Geoffrey Wood and Pawan Budhwar
4. Ethics and Integrity in Publishing
Ben R. Martin
5. Sustaining a Publications Career
6. Why Publish in Asia Management Journals?
Daphne W. Yiu
7. Squeezing Lemons to Make Fresh Lemonade: How To Extract Useful Value From Peer Reviews
William H. Starbuck
PART II RESOLVING PRACTICAL KEY ISSUES
BECOMING A SCHOLAR
8. Rules of the Game
9. Learning by Walking Through the Snow
R. Duane Ireland
10. Suggestions for Strengthening the Discussion Section and Increasing Your Odds of Publication Success
Donald D. Bergh
11. You Miss 100% of the Shots you Don't Take
Annette L. Ranft and Anne D. Smith
12. Why I Don't Want to Co-Author With You and What You Can Do About It
David J. Ketchen
GETTING YOUR METHODS RIGHT
13. Are Your Results Really Robust?
Bruce T. Lamont
14. The Reviewers Don’t Like My Sample! What Can I Do?
Brian K. Boyd
15. When Being Normal Is Not Enough: A Few Thoughts About Data, Analyses and (The Storm of) Re-Analyses
Philp L. Roth and Wayne H. Stewart Jr.
NAVIGATING THE REVIEW PROCESS
16. Selling Your Soul to the Devil? Mistakes Authors Make When Responding to Reviewers
Pamela L. Perrewé
17. Respond To Me – Please!
James G. Combs
18. Challenging the Gods: Circumstances Justifying the Protest of a Journal Rejection Decision
Gerald R. Ferris
UNDERSTANDING THE JOURNALS
19. Publishing in the Top Journals: The Secrets for Success
Michael A. Hitt
20. Hitting Your Preferred Target: Positioning Papers for Different Types of Journals
21. Targeting Journals: A Personal Jounrey
Franz W. Kellermanns
22. Read the Damn Article: The Appropriate Place of Journal Lists in Organizational Science Scholarship
M. Ronald Buckley
23. Publishing in Special Issues
24. Using New Media to Promote and Extend Published Work
Aija Leiponen and Will Mitchell
25. Should You Publish in an Open-Access Journal?
Charles C. Snow
PART III PUBLISHING ACROSS DISCIPLINARY BOUNDARIES
26. Publishing in Finance Versus Entrepreneurship / Management Journals
27. Publishing in Management Journals: How is it Different from Economics Journals
Saul Estrin and Sumon Kumar Bhaumik
28. Publishing in Management Journals as a Social Psychologist
Rolf Van Dick
29. Publishing Historical Papers in Management Journals and in Business History Journals
30. Publishing Human Resource Management Research in Different Kinds of Journals
31. Publishing in Top International Business and Management Journals
Stephen Tallman and Torben Pederson
32. Publishing at the Interfaces of Psychology and Strategic Management
Gerard P. Hodgkinson