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  • 'The Prayer Factory': spirituality at work, and the paradoxes of performativity, monoculturalism and dissent. 

    Tourish, Dennis; Tourish, Naheed (The Robert Gordon University. http://iws.rgu.ac.uk/files/D%2ETourish%2DJuly08.pdf, 2008-12)
    TOURISH, D. and TOURISH, N., 2008. ‘The Prayer Factory’: spirituality at work, and the paradoxes of performativity, monoculturalism and dissent. Aberdeen: The Robert Gordon University.
    Recent years have witnessed a significant growth of academic and practitioner interest in ‘spirituality’ within the workplace, and in particular in spirituality management and leadership development. This paper argues ...
  • Sensemaking and distortion of critical upward communication in organizations. 

    Tourish, Dennis; Robson, Paul (Blackwell http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6486.2006.00608.x, 2006-06)
    TOURISH, D. and ROBSON, P., 2006. Sensemaking and distortion of critical upward communication in organizations. Journal of Management Studies, 43 (4), pp. 711-730
    Most research into feedback has focused on communication from managers to nonmanagerial staff. To a lesser extent, it has more recently addressed upward and 360 degree appraisal systems. In contrast, the role of informal ...
  • Transformational leadership, corporate cultism and the spirituality paradigm: an unholy trinity in the workplace? 

    Tourish, Dennis; Pinnington, Ashly (Sage http://hum.sagepub.com/content/vol55/issue2/, 2002-02)
    TOURISH, D. and PINNINGTON, A., 2002. Transformational leadership , corporate cultism and the spirituality paradigm: an unholy trinity in the workplace? Human Relations, 55 (2), pp. 147-172
    Leadership is a perennially popular topic in the academic and practitioner literature on management. In particular, the past twenty years have witnessed an explosive growth of interest in what has been termed ‘transformational ...
  • Understanding leadership and management development in a health board of NHS Scotland. 

    Seow, Jireh Hooi Inn (Robert Gordon University Department of Management, 2012-12)
    This doctoral thesis, entitled Understanding Leadership and Management Development in a Health Board of NHS Scotland, is completely written by Jireh Hooi Inn Seow for submission to meet the partial requirements of the ...