Semester 1, 2017

BBA350 Final Exam Essential Readings Summaries

12 pages

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This 12-page document is perfect for preparing yourself for the final BBA350 exam. It summarises all the essential readings covered within the unit and gives you an understanding of the content that is revised over the 12-week semester.

Readings included:
- Mintzberg (1987) ‘The Strategy Concept I: Five Ps For Strategy’ California Management Review 30 (1): 11-24.
- Knights and Morgan (1990) ‘The Concept of Strategy in Sociology’ Sociology 24(3):.
- Bockman (2013) ‘Neoliberalism’ Contexts 12(3): 14-15.
- Carter, C., Clegg, S. and Kornberger, M. (2008) A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Studying Strategy. London, Sage. Chapters 2 and 3.
Stansbury and Barry (2007) ‘Ethics Programs and the Paradox of Control’ Business Ethics Quarterly 17(2):.
- Jackall (1988). Moral mazes: the world of corporate managers Oxford: Oxford University Press, Chapter 4
- Klein (2000) No Logo. London, Flamingo. Ch. 9.
- McLean and Elkind (2003) The Smartest Guys in the Room, Portfolio/ Penguin, New York. (Ch 15, ‘Everybody loves Enron’)
- Grant and Visconti (2006) 'The Strategic Background to Corporate Accounting Scandals' Long Range Planning 39: 361-83.
- Jacques et al. (2008) 'The Organisation of Denial: Conservative Think Tanks and Environmental Scepticism' Environmental Politics 17(3):