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    • Biblical Principles of Hiring and Developing Employees 

      Winston, Bruce E. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book begins with the scriptural support for person-organization fit and person-job fit. The book then examines scriptural support for the four-Cs of people’s work-fit: Calling, Competence, Confidence, and Character. ...
    • Contemporary Issues in International Business: Institutions, Strategy and Performance 

      Castellani, Davide (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This brand new edited collection addresses the growing uncertainty and socio-economic challenges of globalisation and its profound implications for the strategies and operations of multinational enterprises (MNEs). Responding ...
    • Media Governance in Korea 1980–2017 

      Kim, Daeho (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book deals with the changes in Korea's media governance between 1980 and 2017. It addresses this change by applying media governance frameworks, which emphasizes citizen participation and the impact of globalization. ...
    • The Nature of School Leadership: Global Practice Perspectives 

      Miller, Paul W. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book explores school leadership through a cross-cultural comparative lens, drawing on data from 16 countries located on five continents. The book gives a voice to both primary and secondary school principals, who ...
    • Re-Visioning Education in Africa: Ubuntu-Inspired Education for Humanity 

      Takyi-Amoako, Emefa J.; Assié-Lumumba, N'Dri Thérèse (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book presents the case for a conceptual and pragmatic revolution of Africa’s formal educational systems. Using the context of Ubuntu-inspired education, the authors explore innovative ways to tackle the challenges ...
    • Alternative Approaches in Macroeconomics: Essays in Honour of John McCombie 

      Arestis, Philip (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book honours Professor John McCombie’s retirement by exploring a variety of themes, theories and debates in non-orthodox macroeconomics. With contributions from leading scholars, the book covers diverse ground in ...
    • Translating War 

      Kershaw, Angela (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book examines the role played by the international circulation of literature in constructing cultural memories of the Second World War. War writing has rarely been read from the point of view of translation even though ...
    • Leadership and Role Modelling: Understanding Workplace Dynamics 

      Vidyasagar, Shruti; Hatti, Poornima (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This edited volume explores the influence of role modelling as a process in the workplace, in particular, whether it can aid career development, offer psycho-social support, and provide the motivation and means to achieve ...
    • Towards Wise Management 

      Peltonen, Tuomo (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book contributes to the discussion on wisdom in management, leadership and strategy by developing a unique theoretical approach. Integrating rational-analytical, intuitive and philosophical dimensions of wise ...
    • Artificial Intelligence in Value Creation 

      Wodecki, Andrzej (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book analyses various models of value creation in projects and businesses by applying different forms of Artificial Intelligence in their products and services. First presenting the main concepts and ideas behind AI, ...
    • Gender and Relatability in Digital Culture 

      Kanai, Akane (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book explores the practices and the politics of relatable femininity in intimate digital social spaces. Examining a GIF-based digital culture on Tumblr, the author considers how young women produce relatability through ...
    • Neoliberal Bio-Economies? 

      Birch, Kean (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      In this book, Kean Birch analyses the co-construction of markets and natures in the emerging bio-economy as a policy response to global environmental change. The bio-economy is an economic system characterized by the use ...
    • Illicit Markets, Organized Crime, and Global Security 

      Kassab, Hanna Samir; Rosen, Jonathan D. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book explains the existence of illicit markets throughout human history and provides recommendations to governments. Organized criminal networks increased in strength after the enforcement of prohibition, eventually ...
    • Development and the Right to Education in Africa 

      Oguno, A.C. Onuora (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book is about the right to basic education and its impact on development in Africa. It focuses on the elusive subject of litigating the right to education by examining jurisprudence from select African countries and ...
    • Civil Service Management and Administrative Systems in South Asia 

      Jamil, Ishtiaq; Dhakal, Tek Nath; Paudel, Narendra Raj (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book examines public administration in South Asia in the context of rapid changes and modernization of administrative traditions, thoughts, and practices. The existing literature has, however, not given adequate ...
    • Ecologically Unequal Exchange 

      Frey, R. Scott; Gellert, Paul K.; Dahms, Harry F. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      At a time of societal urgency surrounding ecological crises from depleted fisheries to mineral extraction and potential pathways towards environmental and ecological justice, this book re-examines ecologically unequal ...
    • Historiographical Investigations in International Relations 

      Schmidt, Brian C.; Guilhot, Nicolas (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book critically investigates the historiography of International Relations. For the past fifteen years, the field has witnessed the development of a strong interest in the history of the discipline. The chapters in ...
    • The Design Imperative 

      Chen, Steven (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This book examines how to optimize design management processes in order to produce innovation within organizations. It first looks at how to harvest a culture of design and then examines topics specific to product and ...
    • Rankings and Global Knowledge Governance: Higher Education, Innovation and Competitiveness 

      Erkkilä, Tero; Piironen, Ossi (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      Higher education and innovation policies are today seen as central elements in national economic competitiveness, increasingly measured by global rankings. The book analyses the evolution of indicator-based global knowledge ...
    • Mapping Migration, Identity, and Space 

      Linhard, Tabea; Parsons, Timothy H. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This interdisciplinary collection of essays focuses on the ways in which movements of people across natural, political, and cultural boundaries shape identities that are inexorably linked to the geographical space that ...