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EMBA (Executive Master of Business Administration)

A guide for students in the Executive Master of Business Administration program.

Topic Overviews

Begin your research by reading a broad subject overview that will provide a framework for understanding the topic. Try these databases to find brief histories, important statistics, and related authoritative information.


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The SAGE Handbook of Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Offers state-of-the-art chapters on all aspects of this rapidly-evolving discipline.

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Encyclopedia of Business and Finance

A two-volume complete reference covering five general areas: finance and banking; accounting; marketing; management; and information systems.

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The SAGE Handbook of Organizational Institutionalism

Identifies the unique ethical demands of leadership and equips students to meet those challenges. Written in an informal, accessible style, this book takes an interdisciplinary approach to leadership ethics that will appeal to students from a variety of academic backgrounds.

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The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society

Explores current topics, such as mass social media, cookies, and cyber-attacks, as well as traditional issues including accounting, discrimination, environmental concerns, and management. 

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Effective Management in Practice

Guides the reader through the basic analytical approaches to decision making required for more effective management practice.

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Case Theory in Business and Management

Submits research and the research process to deep scrutiny, debunking the unhelpful dichotomy between quantitative and qualitative research while highlighting the great value of multi-method and interactive research.

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Encyclopedia of Management

Providing authoritative information on the ever-changing field of business management, this comprehensive resource explores hundreds of topics in management theory and application, from balance sheets to virtual organizations.

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21st Century Management

Provides authoritative insight into the key issues for students in college or corporate courses with a particular emphasis on the current structure of the topic in the literature, key threads of discussion and research on the topic, and emerging trends.