Over 600,000 students worldwide have used this best-selling book to understand and explore strategic management through their academic and professional careers.
Exploring Corporate Strategy has established a reputation as a pre-eminent textbook in its field, based upon the expertise of authorship, range of cases, depth of commentary and wealth of supporting resources.
The seventh edition builds on these strengths with the introduction of a new author, Richard Whittington. The enhanced coverage of international strategy and the resource-based view, as well as improved visual presentation ensure that this book continues to lead the way in exploring strategic management.
'Exploring Corporate Strategy is one of the outstanding texts in international management education. It combines clarity of structure and presentation with topical and enduring examples. It also has a depth of synthesis and critical reflection based on relevant research which is rare in textbooks.'
Andrew Pettigrew, Bath University Business School, United Kingdom
'Exploring Corporate Strategy is strong at integrating theory and practice … has an international perspective both in its theoretical coverage and its empirical illustrations and cases … is comprehensive and easy to combine with further theoretical readings.'
Leif Melin, Jonkoping International Business School, Sweden
'The seventh edition of this textbook offers yet another step in improvement both in the area of student support and its overall coverage. In particular the website is easily accessible, user friendly and provides a range of supplementary resources to engage and reinforce students' understanding of this complex area of study.'
John Toth, Leeds Business School, Leeds Metropolitan University, United Kingdom
'Exploring Corporate Strategy strikes a balance because it provides sound methodology and analysis, cleverly combined with a well-reasoned introduction to more contemporary paradigms. Thoughtful use of figures and tables provides clarity for students; the detailed cases are ideal for teaching purposes.'
Gerard Betros, University of Southern Queensland, Australia--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Gerry Johnson is Professor of Strategic Management at Lancaster University. Kevan Scholes is Visiting Professor of Strategic Management at Sheffield Hallam University. Richard Whittington is Professor of Strategic Management at University of Oxford.
This is easy to read and has really good examples however wish i had purchased the exploring strategy book only for my own area of study this has no reflection on this book it is... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Mark Owens
This is a good book to help you understand corporate strategy. I have used it for my studies on strategy management as part of my MBA. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Gabriela Cedeno
got me through my BSC at the university of the arts london, london college of fashion!Published 11 months ago by Aliya Zaidi
The book was a second hand and it said like a new which was true but it smelt horrible. Apart from that the book was in a good quality.Published 14 months ago by Ubah osman
Tis was a much better option than buying new as I needed it for background reading and to assist in lesson preparation. Arrived in very good condition, as described by the seller.Published 18 months ago by Sally
Purchased this to help with my business degree, I got BSc1st class Hons so it worked. A warning though, you actually have to read it.Published 22 months ago by LM