Researching management ideas: an introduction

A.J. Sturdy, H.S. Heusinkveld, Trish Reay, David Strang

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This chapter introduces the research field of management ideas by identifying different approaches and literatures and discussing some of the reasons why it has expanded in recent years. The fragmentation of the field is outlined and linked to a diversity in terminology, theoretical perspectives and empirical objects. The chapter concludes with a discussion of the structure of the handbook and summaries of each of the individual contributions.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Oxford Handbook of Management Ideas
EditorsAndrew Sturdy, Stefan Heusinkveld, Trish Reay, David Strang
PublisherOxford, UK: Oxford University Press
ISBN (Electronic)9780191835742
ISBN (Print)9780198794219
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2019

Publication series

NameOxford Handbooks


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