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Killing me softly : myth in pharmaceutical advertising
(2004-12-18) - Journal article,
From practice to collaborative community in interdisciplinary research contexts
(2015-02) - Journal article,
This paper contributes to the debate on the dynamics of the development of practices and their relation to the emergence of collaborative communities of practitioners. Our research is situated in a university that was ...
Does debt affect health? : Cross country evidence on the debt-health nexus
(2015-04) - Journal article,
We investigate the relationship between aggregate household debt and aggregate health outcomes across 17 European countries over the period 1995 to 2012. Using a dataset of country-level standardized and objective measures ...
Scenario planning with a sociological eye : augmenting the intuitive logics approach to understanding the future of Scotland and the UK
(2017-11) - Journal article,
This paper draws on a social theory-informed understanding of causality to illustrate how notions of agent–structure interactions can enhance the intuitive logics (IL) approach to scenario planning. It incorporates concepts ...
Body art as branded labour : at the intersection of employee selection and relationship marketing
(2017-09-01) - Journal article,
Using mixed methods, this paper examines the role of body art as a form of branded labour in customer-facing jobs. It brings together employee selection and relationship marketing into one framework, and uniquely conceptualizes ...
Good practice or positive action? Using Q methodology to identify competing views on improving gender equality in academic medicine
(2017-08-22) - Journal article,
OBJECTIVES: The number of women entering medicine has increased significantly, yet women are still under-represented at senior levels in academic medicine. To support the gender equality action plan at one School of Medicine, ...
Shareholder protection, income inequality and social health : a proposed research agenda
(2017-09) - Journal article,
This paper develops a proposed research agenda in order to highlight how corporate governance, accounting and company law are relevant to the consideration of income inequality and wider social health. To illustrate this ...
Relational leadership, storytelling and narratives : practices of local government chief executives
(2017-07) - Journal article,
This article examines the storytelling and narrative practices of an elite group of public administrators in the United Kingdom: local government chief executives. The authors do so through the lens of relationality, ...
In defence of the case study methodology for research into strategy practice
(2017-09-28) - Journal article,
This paper aims to illustrate how the case study methodology may be used in novel and productive ways for research into strategy practice. Instigated by the quest for a research design that could target the ‘practice’ of ...
(Engaging or avoiding) change through reflexive practices
(2017-07-07) - Journal article,
In this article, we explore the ways in which individuals deploy reflexive practices in order to avoid or engage with a call to change either oneself or the social context. We begin by developing a categorization of the ...