Managing local practices in global contexts
Managing local practices in global contexts

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Managing local practices in global contexts

1.2 Aims

The aims of this course are:

  • to explore the processes that link local practices to global contexts;

  • to identify key dimensions of globalisation and explore its implications for knowing how to ‘do things’ in a variety of contexts;

  • to compare approaches to managing and organising, based on universally applicable principles, with context-specific rationalities;

  • to illustrate how viable interpretations of reality might be constructed from a variety of different perspectives.


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