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Consumption and Public Life

Multinational Retailers and Consumers in China

Transferring Organizational Practices from the United Kingdom and Japan

Authors: Gamble, J.

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This book investigates the transfer of parent country organizational practices by the retailers to their Chinese subsidiaries, providing insights into employment relations in multinational retail firms and changing labour-management systems in China, as well as their impact on consumer culture.

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QIHAI HUANG is a Senior Lecturer at Lancaster University Management School, UK.

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"Existing reasearch tends to focus on the manufactiuring sector more than any other, and this is especially true in the case of emerging economies. This book by Gamble makes a significant effort to fill this gap with the strengths of both unique method and new findings" - Social Science Japan Journal


Table of contents (10 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Multinational Retailers and Consumers in China
Book Subtitle
Transferring Organizational Practices from the United Kingdom and Japan
Authors
Series Title
Consumption and Public Life
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-31700-0
DOI
10.1057/9780230317000
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-54552-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-36105-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 257
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