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Published: 12 May 2020

272 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198792055

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Symbolic Management

Governance, Strategy, and Institutions

James Westphal and Sun Hyun Park

  • Presents a novel and comprehensive behavioural theory of governance that challenges traditional economic perspectives
  • Develops a truly interdisciplinary theory of governance that integrates sociological, psychological, and political mechanisms within the construct of symbolic decoupling
  • Founded on original empirical data from large-sample surveys and interviews

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