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Closed-Loop Supply Chains

James D. Abbey and V. Daniel R. Guide, Jr..

in The Oxford Handbook of Business and the Natural Environment

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Operations Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 8130 words.

This article investigates closed-loop supply chain (CLSC) as a process flow. It then presents the evolution of CLSCs as a fundamental piece of the broader business and the natural...

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Critical Management Studies and Paradox

Koen van Bommel and André Spicer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Organizational Paradox

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Operations Management. 8535 words.

This chapter examines the role of Critical Management Studies (CMS) in the exploration of paradoxes in organizations. CMS focuses on the study of paradoxes in organizational life and aims...

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Inter‐organizational Relationships, Chains, and Networks: A Supply Perspective

Thomas E. Johnsen, Richard C. Lamming and Christine M. Harland.

in The Oxford Handbook of Inter-Organizational Relations

June 2008; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Operations Management. 11240 words.

This article discusses inter-organizational relationships (IORs) in the wider context of chains and networks of organizations. It distinguishes between IORs, chains, and networks and...

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Introduction

Peter W. G. Morris, Jeffrey Pinto and Jonas Söderlund.

in The Oxford Handbook of Project Management

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Operations Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 4538 words.

This Introduction defines the concept of the project and gives a brief overview of the history of the project. Project management’s growth since the growth since its formal articulation in...

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Leadership And Teamwork In Dispersed Projects

Martin Hoegl, Miriam Muethel and Hans Georg Gemuenden.

in The Oxford Handbook of Project Management

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Operations Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 7260 words.

Geographically dispersed, or virtual, project teams are increasingly used to engage specialized knowledge at different locations. This is particularly true for complex and dynamic projects...

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Managing Risk and Uncertainty on Projects

Graham M. Winch and Eunice Maytorena.

in The Oxford Handbook of Project Management

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Operations Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 7810 words.

This article aims to reconnect project risk management with its roots in psychology and economics and thereby generate a cognitive approach to project risk management. While there has been...

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Program Management

Sergio Pellegrinelli, David Partington and Joana G. Geraldi.

in The Oxford Handbook of Project Management

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Operations Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 8684 words.

The rise of the professional discipline of project management has been accompanied by a growth in the number of project management academics who seek to publish their work in highly rated...

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Projects-as-Practice

Markus Hällgren and Anders Söderholm.

in The Oxford Handbook of Project Management

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Operations Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 8266 words.

This article mainly focuses on projects-as-practice based in the social sciences, and it suggests that the situated practice side of a social phenomenon is also important as a basis of...

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Prospects for Professionalism in Project Management

Damian Hodgson and Daniel Muzio.

in The Oxford Handbook of Project Management

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Operations Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 9236 words.

There has been in recent years a marked upsurge in interest in professionalism in project management. The professionalization of project management is apparently demanded by employers,...

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Shaping Projects, Building Networks

Bernard Cova and Robert Salle.

in The Oxford Handbook of Project Management

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Operations Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 7726 words.

This article develops the marketing dimension of project management. It does not deal with instances of so-called “internal” project-marketing, conceived and carried out within a company,...

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