Shopping Cart : 0 Items
 
Home    Books    STRATEGIC THINKING: Explorations around Conflict and Cooperation
STRATEGIC THINKING: Explorations around Conflict and Coopera...
STRATEGIC THINKING: Explorations around Conflict and Cooperation
 
Write a Review
Author : BISWATOSH SAHA, PARTHASARATHI BANERJEE, RAM KUMAR KAKANI
Publisher : SAGE Response
ISBN# : 9788132106906
Pages : 368
Price :INR 495
Offer Price:INR 441
 
Buy
 
Book Description
The Strategist Actor, in order to seek a ?win? and search for power, engages in acts of cooperation, contests and conflicts, shaping organizations, institutions and practices.

Strategic Action seeks to secure a governance to preserve or subvert the balance of power in inter-organizational and intra-organizational state of affairs.

The conventional portrayal of strategy refers to strategy of a firm or an organization. This book opposes this stance as being seriously limiting and non-reflective of the expanding inter-organizational space for strategic acts. One needs to move away from viewing the firm as the unit of analysis for understanding of strategy.

Strategic Thinking provides an interpretation of strategy around an ?actor? rather than an organization. It views strategic action as being executed in a ?milieu? populated by power holders, where the individual strategist actor holds centre stage, and where pursuits are obstructed by the countervailing threats of other power holders. The authors explain that the strategic ?milieu? is an intensely governed set-up where the relations and transactions between the power holders controlling key assets are under the governance of the current set of rules and institutions.

The book shows how one can appreciate several contemporary business practices, especially under ?increasing returns?, by focusing on the relation between the ?economics? and the ?governance? of an asset. Cooperation, as opposed to deterrence, informs such strategic acts under increasing returns.
 
DISCLAIMER
  • The book summary and image may vary as per the binding and edition available of the same title.
  • Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily have read or bought the book.
  • These books are not available for reading online from this website or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
  • Price can change or vary due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.
  • The presently available edition will only be supplied at the present best possible price.
Hot Sellers
  • Exit West
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • The Land of Stories: The Wishi...
    INR 499
    INR 444
  • How the BJP wins: Inside India...
    INR 399
    INR 355
  • Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
    INR 799
    INR 711
  • How India Sees the World: Kaut...
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • The Greatest Urdu Stories Ever Told
    INR 699
    INR 622
  • The World’s Worst Children - 2
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • Remnants of a Separation: A Hi...
    INR 799
    INR 711
  • The Golden House
    INR 699
    INR 622
  • National Geographic Kids Alman...
    INR 699
    INR 622
  • The Ministry of Utmost Happiness
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • I Do What I Do
    INR 699
    INR 622
  • A Legacy of Spies
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • Alex Rider 11: Never Say Die
    INR 399
    INR 355
  • Evolving with Subramanian Swam...
    INR 699
    INR 622