Will G., Roth S., and Valentinov V. (in press), From nonprofit diversity to organizational multifunctionality: a systems-theoretical proposal, Administration and Society [SCI 1.092, Scopus, CNRS***, ABS**, VHB**]. Accepted manuscript available for download here. Abstract: The remarkable feature of the nonprofit sector is its astonishing diversity. This feature gets short shrift in the traditional market or governmental failure […]Read more "From nonprofit diversity to organizational multifunctionality: a systems-theoretical proposal"
Roth S. (in press), Parsons, Luhmann, Spencer Brown. NOR design for double contingency tables, Kybernetes, DOI: 10.1108/K-05-2017-0176 [SCI .881, Scopus, ABS*]. Purpose: Cross tables are omnipresent in management, academia, and popular culture. The Matrix has us, despite all criticism, opposition, and desire for a way out. In this essay, we draw on the works of three agents of the […]Read more "Parsons, Luhmann, Spencer Brown. NOR design for double contingency tables"
Are you an advanced PhD student? Are you a Postdoc? Are you a Junior Lecturer/Assistant Professor? Do you want to be part of the “Young EURAM club” to share your early career experiences and gain insights? The Early career Community, following the eight earlier successful European Academy of Management Early Career Colloquia held in Dublin, […]Read more "9th EURAM Early Career Colloquium | 18-20 March 2018 in Rome"
Our study of how frequently certain words were used between 1800 and 2000 shows that political power as a guiding principle is more important than money and religious belief. See the article in the Global Edition of The Conversation (June 14, 2017) or download print version here.Read more "Power not money is the new religion @The Conversation"
Development of professions: Observed with Niklas Luhmann’s systems theory Time: 20-22 September 2017 (with optional informal get-togethers on 18-19 September) Place: International University Centre (IUC), Dubrovnik, Croatia Special guest: Stephan Fuchs, University of Virginia, US. Conference organizers: Gorm Harste, Aarhus University, Denmark; Steffen Roth, La Rochelle Business School, France, and Yerevan State University, Armenia; Gina Atzeni, LMU Munich, Germany; Morten […]Read more "Call | Developments of professions: Observed with Niklas Luhmann’s systems theory"
Management and functional differentiation | Special issue of Systems Research and Behavioral Science [SSCI 1.034, Scopus, ABS**] Guest Editor: Steffen Roth, Rennes School of Business, France Table of Contents Guest Editorial Steffen Roth: From Added Values to Augmented Realities. Introducing the Special Issue of Management and Functional Differentiation Abstract: In this reintroduction to the concept of functional […]Read more "Release | Management and function"
Roth S., Clark C., Trofimov N., Mkrtchyan A., Heidingsfelder M., Appignanesi L., Pérez-Valls M., Berkel J., and Kaivo-oja J. (2017) Futures of a distributed memory. A global brain wave measurement (1800-2000), Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Vol. 118 No. May, pp. 307-323. Abstract: If the global brain is a suitable model of the future information society, then one […]Read more "Release | A global brain wave measurement"