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Organization/Literature: Exploring the Seam
In this paper we develop a particular way of understanding literature and organization with the aim of drawing on and extending the relationship between the two. Hence our subtitle: exploring theExpand
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Future imaginings: organizing in response to climate change
Climate change has rapidly emerged as a major threat to our future. Indeed the increasingly dire projections of increasing global average temperatures and escalating extreme weather events highlightExpand
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Questioning Consensus, Cultivating Conflict
This article puts into question the preoccupation with consensus and convergence that seems to characterize the field of organization and management theory (OMT). Much effort has been directed toExpand
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Putting into question the imaginary of recovery: a dialectical reading of the global financial crisis and its aftermath
In this article, we put into question the discourses that emerged during the global financial crisis (GFC) and that coalesced around a particular socio-economic imaginary of ‘recovery’ over theExpand
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New Sites/Sights: Exploring the White Spaces of Organization
Contemporary organization is increasingly understood as contingent and improvisational - and immersed in complex and shadowy realities where customary assumptions about the space and time ofExpand
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Process Theory and Research: Exploring the Dialectic Tension
We contest that although the notion of process is increasingly being applied to the study of organizations, these attempts are hampered by significant methodological shortcomings. We claim that theExpand
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Financial phantasmagoria: corporate image-work in times of crisis
Our purpose in this article is to relate the real movements in the economy during 2008 to the ‘image-work’ of financial institutions. Over the period January—December 2008 we collected 241 separateExpand
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"It Seems to Fill My Head with Ideas"
The main objective of this article is to explode the popular myth that the Total Quality Management (TQM) and Business Process Re-engineering (BPR) constructs have not been properly understood orExpand
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Ruin and Organization Studies
In this paper we offer a preliminary study of the various ways in which ‘ruin’ has significance for organization studies. One important motif associated with both modern and romantic treatments ofExpand
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What’s he building? Activating the utopian imagination with Trump
Can one sell any positive value of Trump’s presidency to an academic audience? The editors of this special series invited polemical essays, but maybe asking readers to consider the merit of Trump isExpand
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