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Against the Grain
By Nils Brunsson

Against the Grain

Advances in Postcolonial Organization Studies

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Against the Grain by Nils Brunsson

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The book offers an important look at the extraordinary power and promise of post-colonialism as a critical perspective in management and organisation studies.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9788763002431
ISBN-10: 8763002434
Classification: Organizational theory & behaviour
Format: Paperback (245mm x 165mm x 19mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Copenhagen Business School Press
Publisher: Copenhagen Business School Press
Publish Date: 2-Jan-2012
Country of Publication: Denmark

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