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This Handbook presents a comprehensive and contemporary compendium of the field of cross-cultural management (CCM). In recognition of current trends regarding migration, political ethnocentrisms and increasing nationalism, the chapters in this volume not only cover the traditional domains of CCM such as expatriation, global (virtual) teamwork and leadership, but also examine emerging topics such as bi/multi-culturalism, migration, religion and more, all considered from a global perspective. The result is a Handbook that acknowledges and builds on a variety of research traditions (from mainstream to critical), updates existing knowledge in relation to current challenges, and sets the direction for future research and developments, making this an invaluable resource for researchers in the field, and across related areas of international business, management, and intercultural relations. Part 1: ...

The Birth of a New Field from CCM: Global Leadership
The birth of a new field from CCM: global leadership
Joyce S. Osland Rikke Nielsen Mark E. Mendenhall Allan Bird
The Evolution of the Field of Global Leadership

Our point of departure is the general domain of leadership, which boasts a vast and complex literature. Scholars have approached the study of leadership from a wide variety of philosophical and methodological approaches. To date, however, there is still not an accepted operationalization of the construct, let alone agreement regarding how to most fruitfully study its dynamics (Yukl & Gardner, 2020). Traditionally, leadership has most often been studied within nation-specific, ...

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