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Religion as an environmental influence on enterprise culture – the case of Britain in the 1980s.
This paper explores the role of religion in the formation and development of enterprise culture. The approach is that of legitimisation leading to an increase in environmental munifence. It is argued that entrepreneurial ...
Social structures and entrepreneurial networks: the strength of strong ties.
(IP Publishing Ltd., 2004-05)
The entrepreneurial context provides a fertile arena for the study of networks. This qualitative study critically examines the nature, content and process of strong ties, which are found to fall into three categories: ...
The role of family members in entrepreneurial networks: beyond the boundaries of the family firm.
Research has traditionally concentrated on formal kin involvement in the family business. This study investigates if, to what extent, and how entrepreneurs capitalised on resources embedded in the family, but beyond the ...
Mumpsimus and the mything of the individualistic entrepreneur
The purpose of this paper is to explore the persistence, in the face of considerable evidence to the contrary, of the notion that entrepreneurship is a purely individualistic practice. It may be that taking account of ...
Scottish entrepreneurial networks in the international context.
(SAGE Publications., 2002-05)
The research note reports findings of a study into the personal contact networks of Scottish entrepreneurs, and compares these to results already published for other countries (Canada, Greece, Japan, Italy, Northern Ireland, ...