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Swedish management in Singapore: a discourse analysis study


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Title: Swedish management in Singapore: a discourse analysis study
Authors: Cordeiro-Nilsson, Cheryl Marie
E-mail: cheryl@cherylmariecordeiro.com
Issue Date: 7-May-2009
University: University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Arts
Göteborgs universitet. Humanistiska fakulteten
Institution: Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science ; Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistik och vetenskapsteori
Date of Defence: 2009-05-09
Disputation: Lördagen den 9 maj 2009 kl. 10.00 Plats: Sal T 302, Arkeologen, Olof Wijksgatan 6
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: Gothenburg Monographs in Linguistics
39
Keywords: Swedish management, discourse analysis, grounded theory, critical discourse analysis, Singapore management, Sweden, Singapore
systemics functional linguistics
Abstract: The concept of Scandinavian management as a specialized field of interest, began in the early 1980s with a variety of methods, including quantitative questionnaires, surveys, case studies and narratives within the organization. This dissertation uses discourse analysis as a tool for studying Swedish management characteristics outside of Scandinavia, mainly in Singapore. The Singapore Chinese management style is also presented and investigated as a comparative style of management to the Swedish m... more
ISBN: 978-91-977196-4-3
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/20233
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