Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 May 2009

528 Pages | 1 B/W illustrations, 3 B/W line art

ISBN: 9780748628018

Bookseller Code (06)

The Handbook of Business Discourse

edited by Francesca Bargiela-Chiappini

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Consists of newly commissioned chapters, authored by a vibrant group of internationally-known experts and emerging younger scholars, representing more than twenty countries.
  • Individual chapters aim to offer breadth, depth and, where appropriate, illustrative analytical examples, and can be read as self-contained, mini-introductions to each topic.
  • A valuable resource for students, researchers, teachers and trainers looking for a research-based, wide-ranging introduction to business discourse in a single volume. Endorsements:'While many authors offer partial insights into business discourse, Francesca Bargiela-Chiappini has made a heroic effort to collect many such insights together in this impressive Handbook. The result is a rich volume that will become indispensable to students and scholars.'- Barbara Czarniawska, Professor of Management Studies, University of Gothenburg, Sweden'Researchers interested in understanding and applying the various disciplinary approaches used to study business discourse will not be disappointed by The Handbook of Business Discourse. This much needed and welcome resource provides an authoritative set of up-to-date contributions from an impressive line-up of distinguished and emergent scholars.'- David Grant, Professor of Organizational Studies, University of Sydney"

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