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Social influence. Social pressure

  • Unrooted Childhoodsby

    Nicholas Brealey Publishing 2011; US$ 27.95

    Twenty stirring memoirs of childhoods spent packing make the story of growing up displaced feel universal more...

  • Im Gehäuse der Zugehörigkeitby Agathe Bienfait.

    Springer Fachmedien 2007; US$ 69.99


  • Strange Encountersby Sara Ahmed

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 66.95

    Examining the relationship between strangers, embodiment and community,  Strange Encounters challenges the assumptions that the stranger is simply anybody we do not recognize and instead proposes that he or she is socially constructued as somebody we already know. Using feminist and postcolonial theory this book examines the impact of multiculturalism... more...

  • The Unknown Leaderby Sheikh Hussein A Al-Banawi

    Kogan Page 2012; US$ 29.95

    Our world has many obvious leaders: captains of industry, high-achieving academics, CEOs, heads of state, champion athletes. But our world also depends on leaders who are not so obvious. They are all around us, filling crucial roles at every level of society, in all kinds of organizations and in our communities.They've produced results that may not... more...

  • Rethinking Freedomby Fred Alford

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 38.00

    This book examines the use and abuse of the term 'freedom'. Based on interviews with people concerning the nature of freedom, the author compares what the people he talked with said about freedom with what writers and thinkers such as Jean-Paul Sartre, Herbert Marcuse, and Iris Murdoch have to say about freedom. He concludes that the 'political' is... more...

  • Special Edition on Leadershipby Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    This special edition on leadership has been produced with the active involvement of our Guest Editor, Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe, whose perspectives on leadership, familiar perhaps to many readers, are expounded eloquently in the interview with her which follows this editorial introduction.Previously published in: Journal of Health Organization... more...

  • A Guide to Better Management: How to Get a Win Winby Jon Allen

    G2 Rights Ltd 2013; US$ 1.44

    Every manager has to influence others, more so as we change from command and control management to a more empowered work force. In this programme you will explore the preparation and techniques which enable you to be a powerful and ethical influencer. You will add to that the skills for handling negotiations so that both sides feel they have gained... more...

  • Public Relations von Finanzorganisationenby Jorg E. Allgauer; Matthias Larisch

    Springer 2011; US$ 59.99

    Die ffentlichkeitsarbeit von Finanzorganisationen weist eine ganze Reihe von Besonderheiten auf. Zudem besteht in dieser Branche eine gro e Kommunikationssensibilit t. Dieses Buch bietet Einsteigern und Fortgeschrittenen eine praxisorientierte und gleichzeitig theoretisch abgesicherte Grundlage f r die ffentlichkeitsarbeit in Finanzorganisationen.... more...

  • Heroic Leadershipby Scott T. Allison; George R. Goethals

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 40.95

    Heroic Leadership is a celebration of our greatest heroes, from legends such as Mahatma Gandhi to the legions of unsung heroes who transform our world quietly behind the scenes. The authors argue that all great heroes are also great leaders. The term ?heroic leadership? is coined to describe how heroism and leadership are intertwined, and how our... more...

  • Self Versus Othersby Julie L. Andsager; H. Allen White

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 44.95

    Self Versus Others explores the third-person effect and its role in media as a means of persuasion. This scholarly work synthesizes more than two decades of research on the third-person effect, the process in which individuals do not perceive themselves to be impacted by particular messages?such as persuaded to engage in risky behaviors or encouraged... more...