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Author Gamble, Jos, 1959-
Title Multinational retailers and consumers in China : transferring organizational practices from the United Kingdom and Japan / Jos Gamble.
Publication Info Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.



Descript xii, 257 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents Introduction -- China's retail sector in context -- Transferring human resource practices from the United Kingdom to China -- Shopfloor perceptions of employment practices at UK-store in China -- Transferring organizational practices : a diachronic perspective from China with Qihai Huang -- Transferring organizational practices and the dynamics of hybridization : Japanese retail multinationals in China -- Multinational retailers in China : proliferating 'MCJobs' or developing skills? -- One store, two employment systems : core, periphery and flexibility in China's retail sector with Qihai Huang -- The rhetoric of the consumer and customer control in China -- Concluding comments.
ISBN 9780230545526 (alk. paper)
0230545521 (alk. paper)
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Author Gamble, Jos, 1959-
Series Consumption and public life
Consumption and public life.
Subject Retail trade -- China -- Management.
Corporations, Japanese -- China -- Personnel management.
Corporations, British -- China -- Personnel management.
Personnel management -- China.
Consumer satisfaction -- China.
Organizational learning -- China.
Descript xii, 257 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents Introduction -- China's retail sector in context -- Transferring human resource practices from the United Kingdom to China -- Shopfloor perceptions of employment practices at UK-store in China -- Transferring organizational practices : a diachronic perspective from China with Qihai Huang -- Transferring organizational practices and the dynamics of hybridization : Japanese retail multinationals in China -- Multinational retailers in China : proliferating 'MCJobs' or developing skills? -- One store, two employment systems : core, periphery and flexibility in China's retail sector with Qihai Huang -- The rhetoric of the consumer and customer control in China -- Concluding comments.
ISBN 9780230545526 (alk. paper)
0230545521 (alk. paper)
Author Gamble, Jos, 1959-
Series Consumption and public life
Consumption and public life.
Subject Retail trade -- China -- Management.
Corporations, Japanese -- China -- Personnel management.
Corporations, British -- China -- Personnel management.
Personnel management -- China.
Consumer satisfaction -- China.
Organizational learning -- China.

Subject Retail trade -- China -- Management.
Corporations, Japanese -- China -- Personnel management.
Corporations, British -- China -- Personnel management.
Personnel management -- China.
Consumer satisfaction -- China.
Organizational learning -- China.
Descript xii, 257 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents Introduction -- China's retail sector in context -- Transferring human resource practices from the United Kingdom to China -- Shopfloor perceptions of employment practices at UK-store in China -- Transferring organizational practices : a diachronic perspective from China with Qihai Huang -- Transferring organizational practices and the dynamics of hybridization : Japanese retail multinationals in China -- Multinational retailers in China : proliferating 'MCJobs' or developing skills? -- One store, two employment systems : core, periphery and flexibility in China's retail sector with Qihai Huang -- The rhetoric of the consumer and customer control in China -- Concluding comments.
ISBN 9780230545526 (alk. paper)
0230545521 (alk. paper)

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