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Author Briody, Elizabeth Kathleen.

Title Partnering for organizational performance : collaboration and culture in the global workplace / Elizabeth K. Briody and Robert T. Trotter II
Published Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2008]


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 MELB  658.046 Bri/Pfo  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 251 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Framing the partnership experience / Elizabeth K. Briody Robert T. Trotter, II -- The cultural processes of partnerships / Robert T. Trotter, II, Gülcin H. Sengir, Elizabeth K. Briody -- A "dreamcatcher" design for partnerships / Christina Wasson -- Cultural training partnerships : who has the power? / Mary Beauregard -- Coordinated autonomy? : culture in emergency response partnering / Tara A. Eaton, Dale C. Brandenburg -- Practical strategies for partnership : an inside-out view / Cristy S. Johnsrud, Linda L. Lampl, Susan Squires -- An educational partnership for immediate impact / Julia C. Gluesing, Kenneth R. Riopelle, Kenneth R. Chelst, Alan R. Woodliff, Linda M. Miller -- Effectiveness through partnerships : navigating the shifting of partnerships to influence product development / Tracey Lovejoy, Nelle Steele -- The challenge of partnerships in complex cultural environments / Christine Z. Miller, Jörg Siebert, Julia C. Gluesing, Amy Goldmacher -- The making of a modern kingdom : transnational partnerships in Saudi Arabia / Ann T. Jordan -- Learning from the partnership experience / Elizabeth K. Briody, Tracy L. Meerwarth, Robert T. Trotter, II
Summary "In Partnering for Organizational Performance, applied anthropologists Elizabeth K. Briody and Robert T. Trotter II bring together an array of key practitioners and academics whose work demystifies the dynamics and life-cycles of partnerships. Each contributor explores the concepts and practices associated with the new global reach of professional collaborative efforts by looking at cases that involve an array of partners. Students and practitioners will benefit from the analyses of cases that illustrate the possibilities of collaborative arrangements, whether in business and management, academic, or nonprofit organizations."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-233) and index
Subject Partnership.
Interorganizational relations.
Strategic alliances (Business)
Globalization -- Cultural aspects
Author Trotter, Robert T.
LC no. 2007040882
ISBN 9780742560130 (cloth : alk. paper)
0742560139 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780742560147 (paperback: alk. paper)
0742560147 (paperback: alk. paper)