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The Global Intercultural Communication Reader, 2e, 2nd Edition

The Global Intercultural Communication Reader, 2e, 2nd Edition

By: Molefi Kete Asante; Yoshitaka Miike; Jing Yin

Publisher: Routledge

Publication Date: 26-JUN-2013

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The Global Intercultural Communication Reader is the first anthology to take a distinctly non-Eurocentric approach to the study of culture and communication. In this expanded second edition, editors Molefi Kete Asante, Yoshitaka Miike, and Jing Yin bring together thirty-two essential readings for students of cross-cultural, intercultural, and international communication. This stand-out collection aims to broaden and deepen the scope of the field by placing an emphasis on diversity, including work from authors across the globe examining the processes and politics of intercultural...

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Introduction to Global Politics, 2nd Edition

Introduction to Global Politics, 2nd Edition

By: Richard W. Mansbach; Kirsten L. Taylor

Publisher: Routledge

Publication Date: 17-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 07-JUL-2013

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Fully revised and updated, the second edition of Introduction to Global Politics  places an increased emphasis on the themes of continuity and change. It continues to explain global politics using an historical approach, firmly linking history with the events of today. By integrating theory and political practice at individual, state, and global levels, students are introduced to key developments in global politics, helping them make sense of major trends that are shaping our world. This is a highly illustrated textbook with informative and interactive boxed material...

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Privatization and Transition in Russia in the Early 1990s

Privatization and Transition in Russia in the Early 1990s

By: Carol Scott Leonard; David Pitt-Watson

Publisher: Routledge

Publication Date: 19-JUN-2013

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Few economic events have caused such controversy as the privatization process in Russia. Some see it as the foundation of political and economic freedom. For others it was economics gone wrong, and ended in "Russians stealing money from their own country". As Russia reasserts itself, and its new brand of capitalism, it is ever more important that policy makers and scholars understand the roots of the economic structure and governance of that country; what was decided, who made the decisions and why, what actually transpired, and what implications this has for the future of Russia. This...

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Multicultural Behavior and Global Business Environments

Multicultural Behavior and Global Business Environments

By: Kamal Dean Parhizgar

Publisher: Routledge

Publication Date: 17-JUN-2013

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Resolve cross-cultural communication issues with your business suppliers, customers, and staff! Because of the rapid growth of multinational corporations and the World Wide Web, global interdependence is no longer a matter of ideology or choice, but an inescapable reality. Multicultural Behavior and Global Business Environments teaches managers both practical techniques and theoretical insights for working with people from diverse cultures in home and host countries. Managers who ignore or dismiss cultural differences may find themselves alienating customers and employees, fumbling...

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External Dimensions of an Emerging Economy, India

External Dimensions of an Emerging Economy, India

By: Byasdeb Dasgupta

Publisher: Routledge

Publication Date: 19-JUN-2013

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This book offers an analysis of external dimensions of an emerging economy, India, in the backdrop of neoliberal globalisation. External dimensions of Indian economy signify her inter-relation with the rest of the world in terms of trade and financial flows and how that affects the development process within the country in the age of neoliberal globalisation. It is based on non-mainstream unorthodox approach in Economics and as such is a critique of the mainstream neoclassical position on current neoliberal globalisation. The contents of the book can be classified into as follows –...

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Class, States and International Relations

Class, States and International Relations

By: Adrian Budd

Publisher: Routledge

Publication Date: 19-JUN-2013

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This book provides an outline and a critique of neo-Gramscian international relations theory, from a Marxist perspective. Focusing on the pioneering work of Robert Cox, but also drawing on the wider neo-Gramscian literature, this book presents a comprehensive account of neo-Gramscian international relations theory. It highlights the neo-Gramscian critique of mainstream Realist theory and the theoretical innovations that resulted from the mobilisation of Gramsci’s ideas and Cox’s emphasis on the social forces underpinning forms of state and world orders. The author explains how this is...

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Stratégies d'entreprise en Chine

Stratégies d'entreprise en Chine

By: Dominique Jolly

Publisher: Pearson France

Publication Date: 07-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 17-JUN-2013

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Richement documenté, cet ouvrage fait le point de façon équilibrée sur les opportunités et les menaces de l'environnement chinois des affaires. Les managers connaissent en effet mal les transformations récentes du pays. Sait-on par exemple que la Chine compte aujourd'hui plus de 100 parcs scientifiques et techniques et dépense plus que le Japon en R&D ? Ces dimensions prometteuses constituent autant de défis à relever pour les entreprises étrangères. Le livre prend appui sur une grande variété de cas concrets : Carrefour, Citroën, Google, etc. À travers la trame du modèle PESTEL, il suit...

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Recovering from the Global Financial Crisis

Recovering from the Global Financial Crisis

By: Marianne Ojo

Publisher: Business Expert Press

Publication Date: 24-MAY-2013

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Why are some global financial crises more difficult to recover from and overcome than others? What steps are necessary in ensuring that financial stability and recovery is facilitated? And what kind of environment has the previous financial environment evolved to and what kind of financial products have contributed to greater vulnerability in the triggering of systemic risks? These are among some of the questions that this book addresses. In highlighting the role and importance of various actors in post-crises reforms as well as the huge impact of certain factors and products that are...

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What Is Global Leadership?: 10 Key Behaviors of Great Global Leaders

What Is Global Leadership?: 10 Key Behaviors of Great Global Leaders

By: Ernest Gundling; Terry Hogan; Karen Cvitkovich

Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2011

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What is global leadership? It turns out that many companies around the world are missing a key point: that global leadership is distinctly different from the leadership skills needed in a domestic operation. The global economy requires a new set of leadership skills imbued with a global mindset, cross-functional and effective across cultures and nationalities that were not as critical even a decade ago. In What Is Global Leadership?, the authors draw on cutting-edge research conducted by Aperian Global, including first-hand interviews with successful global leaders, which highlights 10 key...

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Leadership in Action: For Global managers, A World of Difference

Leadership in Action: For Global managers, A World of Difference

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Publisher: Center for Creative Leadership

Publication Date: 01-OCT-2000

Insert Date: 08-MAY-2013

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Global managers must assess and respond to each management issue through the ever shifting lenses of distances, countries, and cultures. ...

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Leadership in Action: Dispersed Teams Need to Get Off on the Right Foot

Leadership in Action: Dispersed Teams Need to Get Off on the Right Foot

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Publisher: Center for Creative Leadership

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2001

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The latest research by CCL sheds light on how members of dispersed teams interact, how to best build and support such teams, and how dispersed teams achieve their goals ...

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Leadership in Action: Dividends and Interest - One Prescription for Working Across Cultures

Leadership in Action: Dividends and Interest - One Prescription for Working Across Cultures

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Publisher: Center for Creative Leadership

Publication Date: 01-FEB-2002

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Most of our significant learning results from experiencing key events. ...

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The First-Time Manager in Asia

The First-Time Manager in Asia

By: BH Tan

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2010

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Becoming a first-time manager is one of the most challenging experiences in a person's career. It is both a time of great excitement as well as uncertainty and insecurity. The good news is that you have been promoted. The bad news is that you will probably be left to sink or swim. First-time managers who succeed are able to make profound adjustments and adapt themselves quickly. By developing new competencies, they start to become value creators to their teams and companies. But those who aren't able to make the critical shifts will struggle. With Asia rising, more Asian managers are...

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The Future of Business in Emerging Markets

The Future of Business in Emerging Markets

By: Nenad Pacek

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2012

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Since most developed world economies will grow slowly under the burden of public and private debt in the next decade, the corporate focus on growth opportunities has shifted to emerging markets. Financial indicators already suggest sales and profit growth will largely come from emerging markets. Written by a leading expert in emerging markets, this book explores what will change economically and what are the overriding business megatrends that will shape corporations and their strategies in global markets. It shows how companies can take advantage of that growth opportunity in emerging...

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The Global You

The Global You

By: Susan Bloch; Philip Whiteley

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2010

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Millions of people are now global business workers of some kind. Even though they might not use the term as such, they are buying, selling, managing and operating all over the world, but often have little preparation for the job. This book provides ten practical ways to enable the Global You to think, behave and operate in the appropriate global way.The 10 strategies here, based on extensive research undertaken by the authors of successful global players, are designed to help anyone cope with cultural challenges and, just as important, the practical implications of operating beyond...

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Invisible Gold in Asia

Invisible Gold in Asia

By: David Llewelyn

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)

Publication Date: 01-AUG-2010

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World competition in the 21st century will revolve around competition for intellectual property rights (IPRs). But what are these rights that you can't see – the Invisible Gold of today's Knowledge Economy. What can you do with them and how can Asian businesses foster the innovation and creativity they protect? From the patents protecting Creative Technology's MP3 player and Tata's ‘Nano' car to ‘Tsingtao' and ‘Singha' branded beer, IPRs protect this Invisible Gold. David Llewelyn challenges Asian businesses to build up their reserves of Invisible Gold and governments to build a culture...

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Cultural and Technological Influences on Global Business

Cultural and Technological Influences on Global Business

By: Bryan Christiansen; Ekaterina Turkina; Nigel Williams

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-APR-2013

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Technology is a key driver behind the effects of contemporary globalization on business and other organizations worldwide. Understanding this phenomena in connection with the impact of cultural variations can help improve business and product life cycles in an era in which corporate capital and liquidity buffers must be increased for unexpected developments in global markets. Cultural and Technological Influences on Global Business is a leading publication in its field emphasizing the importance of deeply exploring the effects of cultures and technologies on the global business sector. This...

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Faire des affaires avec les Chinois

Faire des affaires avec les Chinois

By: Emeric Lebreton

Publisher: Editions d'Organisation

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2011

Insert Date: 10-APR-2013

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PrésentationFruit de nombreuses rencontres avec des entrepreneurs occidentaux ayant développé un courant d'affaires en Chine et avec des managers opérationnels quotidiennement au contact d'hommes d'affaires chinois, cet ouvrage présente les principales différences qui distinguent aujourd'hui la Chine et l'Occident dans la pratique des affaires.Avec des exemples concrets, Émeric Lebreton donne les clés pour comprendre ce qui différencie Chine et Occident dans la manière de faire du business et pour mieux appréhender les difficultés concrètes que cela implique. Vous disposerez ainsi des...

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La révolution antillaise

La révolution antillaise

By: François Durpaire; Michel Giraud; Guy Numa; Pascal Perri; Stéphanie Melyon-Reinette; Serge Romana; Luc Laventure

Publisher: Eyrolles

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2011

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PrésentationEn janvier et février 2009, la "révolution antillaise" a bousculé le compromis républicain construit sur la départementalisation et convoqué les vieilles douleurs. Peu habituée à tant de colère, l'opinion publique s'est demandé alors ce qui se cachait derrière la carte postale des plages de sable blanc et les doudous créoles en robes colorées que photographient les touristes.Pour mieux comprendre la crise qui a eu lieu aux Antilles françaises, en Guyane et à la Réunion, France Ô, chaîne du groupe France Télévisions, et les Éditions Eyrolles ont rassemblé les expertises...

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Leadership in Action: Dividends and Interest - Malaysia's Financial Sector is Banking on Women

Leadership in Action: Dividends and Interest - Malaysia's Financial Sector is Banking on Women

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Publisher: Center for Creative Leadership

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2005

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The most important leadership quality is to have the trust of those you lead. ...