Publications

A list of academic papers authored or co-authored by Haridimos Tsoukas. Results are shown in reverse chronological order (newest first). Downloadable pdfs and external links to bibliographic databases or bookstores are provided where available.

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Practice theory: What it is, its philosophical base, and what it offers organization studies

Sandberg, J. & Tsoukas, H.

in Mir, R., Willmott, H. & Greenwood, M. (Eds.) The Routledge Companion to Philosophy in Organization Studies, London: Routledge, 2016

How is new organizational knowledge created in a virtual context? An ethnographic study

Baralou, E. & Tsoukas, H.

Organization Studies, 36(5): 593-620

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Reforming the state: Understanding the vicious circles of reform

Cunha, MP. & Tsoukas, H.

European Management Journal, 33(4): 225-229

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Making strategy: Meta-theoretical insights from Heideggerian phenomenology

Haridimos Tsoukas

in Golsorkhi, D., Rouleau, L., Seidl, D. & Vaara, E. (2015), Cambridge Handbook of Strategy as Practice, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015, pp 58-77

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Introduction: How does novelty emerge?

Garud, R., Simpson, B., Langley, A. & Tsoukas, H.

in R. Garud, B. Simpson, A. Langley & H. Tsoukas (Eds.), The Emergence of Novelty in Organizations, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015, pp 1-26

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Language and communication at work: Discourse, narrativity and organizing – Introducing the fourth volume of “Perspectives on Process Organization Studies”

Cooren. F., Vaara, E., Langley, A. & Tsoukas, H.

in F. Cooren, E. Vaara, A. Langley & H. Tsoukas (Eds.), Language and Communication at Work: Discourse, Narrativity, and Organizing, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014, pp. 1-16

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Performing phronesis: On the way to engaged judgment

John Shotter, Haridimos Tsoukas

Management Learning, 2014, 45(4): 377-396

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Making sense of the sensemaking perspective: Its constituents, limitations, and opportunities for further development

Jorgen Sandberg, Haridimos Tsoukas

Journal of Organizational Behavior, (2014)

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In Search of Phronesis: Leadership and the Art of Judgment

John Shotter, Haridimos Tsoukas

Academy of Management Learning & Education, 2014, 13(2), 224–243

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Enacting Reforms: Towards an Enactive Theory

Haridimos Tsoukas

in S. Kalyvas, G. Pagoulatos, H. Tsoukas (Eds) «From Stagnation to Forced Adjustments: Reforms in Greece, 1974-2010», Columbia University Press, New York, 2013, pp 1-7

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Introduction: From Stagnation to Forced Adjustments

Stathis Kalyvas, George Pagoulatos, Haridimos Tsoukas

in S. Kalyvas, G. Pagoulatos, H. Tsoukas (Eds) «From Stagnation to Forced Adjustments: Reforms in Greece, 1974-2010», Columbia University Press, New York, 2013, pp 1-7

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How Matter Matters: Objects, Artifacts, and Materiality in Organization Studies

P. R. Carlile, D. Nicolini, A. Langley, H. Tsoukas

in P. R. Carlile, D. Nicolini, A. Langley, H. Tsoukas (Eds): «How Matter Matters: Objects, Artifacts, and Materiality in Organization Studies», Oxford University Press, 2013, pp 1-15

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Organization as Chaosmos

Haridimos Tsoukas

in F. Cooren and D. Robichaud (Eds), «Organization and Organizing: Materiality, Agency and Discourse», Routledge, 2013, pp 52-65

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Understanding the (Re)Creation of Routines from Within: A Symbolic Interactionist Perspective

Dionysios D. Dionysiou, Haridimos Tsoukas

Academy of Management Review, 2013, 38(2), 181-205

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Process Studies of Change in Organization and Management: Unveiling Temporality, Activity and Flow

Ann Langley, Clive Smallman, Haridimos Tsoukas, Andrew H. van de Ven

Academy of Management Journal, 2013, 56(1), 1-13

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Constructing Identity In and Around Organizations

M. Schultz, S. Maguire, A. Langley, H. Tsoukas

in M. Schultz, S. Maguire, A. Langley, H. Tsoukas (Eds), «Constructing Identity In and Around Organizations», Oxford University Press, 2012, pp 1-18

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Theory as therapy: Wittgensteinian reminders for reflective theorizing in organization studies

John Shotter, Haridimos Tsoukas

in Haridimos Tsoukas, Robert Chia (Εds) «Philosophy & Organization Theory (Research in the Sociology of Organizations, vol. 32)», Emerald, 2011, pp 311-342

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Introduction: Why philosophy matters to organization theory

Haridimos Tsoukas, Robert Chia

in Haridimos Tsoukas, Robert Chia (Εds) «Philosophy & Organization Theory (Research in the Sociology of Organizations, vol. 32)», Emerald, 2011, pp.1-21

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Complex Thought, Simple Talk: An Ecological Approach to Language-Based Change in Organizations

J. Shotter, H. Tsoukas

in P. Allen, S. Maguire, B. McKelvey «The SAGE Handbook of Complexity and Management», SAGE, 2011, pp 333-348

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How should we understand tacit knowledge? A phenomenological view

Haridimos Tsoukas

in M. Easterby-Smith, M. Lyles (Eds) «Handbook of Organizational Learning and Knowledge Management», Wiley, 2011, pp 453-476

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Introduction to the Special Issue: Towards the Ecological Style: Embracing Complexity in Organizational Research

Haridimos Tsoukas, Kevin J. Dooley

Organization Studies, 2011, 32(6), 729­-735

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Grasping the Logic of Practice: Theorizing through Practical Rationality

J. Sandberg, H. Tsoukas

Academy of Management Review, 2011, 36(2), 338-360

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Practice, strategy making and intentionality: A Heideggerian onto-epistemology for strategy-as-practice

Haridimos Tsoukas

in Golsorkhi, D., Rouleau, L., Seidl, D., and Vaara, E. (eds.) «The Cambridge Handbook of Strategy as Practice», Cambridge University Press, 2010, pp 47-62

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Strategic decision making and knowledge: A Heideggerian approach

Haridimos Tsoukas

in P. C. Nutt, D. C. Wilson (Eds): «Handbook of Decision Making», Wiley-Blackwell 2010, pp 379-402

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Forward: Representation, Signification, Improvisation -- A three-dimensional view of organizational knowledge

Haridimos Tsoukas

in H. E. Canary and R. D. McPheea (Eds) «Communication and Orgnizational Knowledge Contemporary Issues for Theory and Practice», Routledge, 2010, pp x-xix

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Introducing «Perspectives on Process Organization Studies»

Ann Langley, Haridimos Tsoukas

in T Hernes, S. Maitlis (Eds) «Process, Sensemaking, and Organizing», Oxford University Press, 2010, pp 1-26

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Ζώντας με την αβεβαιότητα, δρώντας με αυτοπεποίθηση: Τύχη, στοχαστικός ορθολογισμός, και η ψευδαίσθηση του ελέγχου στις ανθρώπινες υποθέσεις

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Σπ. Μακρυδάκης, R. Hogarth, A. Gaba «Χορεύοντας με την Τύχη», Κριτική, 2009, σσ 13-27

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Πρόλογος: «Ημιμάθεια», καθολικότητα, νεοτερικότητα

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Γ. Παμπούκης «Ημιμάθειας Εγκώμιο», Κριτική, 2009, σσ 13-26

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Creating organizational knowledge dialogically: An outline of a theory

Haridimos Tsoukas

in T. Rickards, M. Runco and S. Moger (eds.), «The Routledge Companion to Creativity», Routledge, 2009, pp 160-176

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Craving for generality and small-N studies: A Wittgensteinian approach towards the epistemology of the particular in organization and management studies

Haridimos Tsoukas

in D. Buchanan and A. Bryman (eds.), «The Sage Handbook of Organizational Research Methods», Sage, 2009, pp 285-301

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What is reflection-in-action? A phenomenological account

D. Yanow, H. Tsoukas

Journal of Management Studies, 2009, 46(8), 1339-1364

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A Dialogical Approach to the Creation of New Knowledge in Organizations

Haridimos Tsoukas

Organization Science, 2009, 20(6) 941-957

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Developing a global journal: Embracing otherness

Haridimos Tsoukas

in Y. Baruch, A. Konrad, H. Aguinis, and W. H. Starbuck (eds) «Opening the Black Box of Editorship», Palgrave-Macmillan, 2008, pp 167-175

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Towards the ecological ideal: Notes for a complex understanding of complex organizations

Haridimos Tsoukas

in D. Barry and H. Hansen (Eds) «The Sage Handbook of New Approaches in Management and Organizational», Sage, 2008, pp 195-198

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Thank You and Goodbye! Reflections of a Departing Editor-in-Chief

Haridimos Tsoukas

Organization Studies, August 2008, 29(8-9) 1085-1107

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Πρόλογος: Η βαθιά δομή της ηγετικής προσωπικότητας

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Μ. Κετς ντε Βρις «Αιχμάλωτοι της Ηγεσίας», Καστανιώτης, 2005, σσ 9-17

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Πρόλογος: Η άλλη πλευρά της γραφειοκρατίας

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Ρόμπερτ Τζακάλ «Ηθικοί Λαβύρινθοι», Καστανιώτης, 2005, σσ 9-18

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Afterword: Why language matters in the analysis of organizational change

Haridimos Tsoukas

Journal of Organizational Change Management, 2005, 18(1), 96-104

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Managing third-order change: The case of the Public Power Corporation in Greece

Haridimos Tsoukas, Demetrios B. Papoulias

Long Range Planning, 2005, 38(1), 79-95

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Introduction: What does it mean to view organizations as knowledge systems?

Haridimos Tsoukas, Nikolaos Mylonopoulos

in H. Tsoukas and N. Mylonopoulos (eds.), «Organizations as Knowledge Systems», Palgrave, 2004, pp 1-26

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Introduction: Organizations and the future: From forecasting to foresight

Haridimos Tsoukas, Jill Shepherd

in H. Tsoukas and J. Shepherd (Eds), «Managing the Future», Blackwell, 2004, pp 1-17

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Introduction: Knowledge Construction and Creation in Organizations

Haridimos Tsoukas, Nikos Mylonopoulos

British Journal of Management, March 2004 15(S1) S1–S8

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Coping with the future: developing organizational foresightfulness

Haridimos Tsoukas, Jill Shepherd

Futures, 2004; 36(2) 137-144

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Measuring Nothing: The Case of the Greek National Health System

Apostolos A. Ballas, Haridimos Tsoukas

Human Relations, June 2004, 57(6) 661-690

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Πρόλογος: Εν αρχή ην η σχέση: Ηγεσία στην εποχή της αβεβαιότητας

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Μ. Γουίτλι «Ηγεσία και Χάος», Καστανιώτης, 2003, σσ 9-23

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New times, fresh challenges: Reflections on the past and the future of Organization Theory

Haridimos Tsoukas

in H. Tsoukas and C. Knudsen (Eds), The Oxford Handbook of Organization Theory, Oxford University Press, 2003, pp 607-622

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Introduction: The need for meta-theoretical reflection in Organization Theory

H. Tsoukas, C. Knudsen

in H. Tsoukas and C. Knudsen (Eds), The Oxford Handbook of Organization Theory, Oxford University Press, 2003, pp 1-36

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Do we really understand tacit knowledge?

Haridimos Tsoukas

in M. Easterby-Smith and M. A. Lyles (eds), «Handbook of Organizational Learning and Knowledge Management», Blackwell, 2003, pp 410-427

Editorial: Technological and organizational issues in knowledge management

Nikolaos Mylonopoulos, Haridimos Tsoukas

Knowledge and Process Management, 2003, 10(3) 139-143

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Everything Flows and Nothing Abides: Towards A “Rhizomic” Model of Organizational Change, Transformation and Action

Robert Chia, Haridimos Tsoukas

Process Studies, Fall/Winter 2003, 32(2) 196-224

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Part Special Issue: Modelling organizational knowledge

H. Tsoukas, N. Mylonopoulos

The Journal of the Operational Research Society, 2003, 54(9) 911-913

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Editorial: Technological and organizational issues in knowledge management

H. Tsoukas, N. Mylonopoulos

Knowledge and Process Management: The Journal of Corporate Transformation, 2003, 10(3) 139-143

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Επίμετρο: Πολυπλοκότητα, πολύπλοκη σκέψη και η τέχνη της κρίσης

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Μίτροφ «Έξυπνη Σκέψη για Δύσκολους Καιρούς», Καστανιώτης, 2002, σσ 193-210

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Πρόλογος: Η Τέχνη της επίλυσης προβλημάτων

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Μίτροφ «Έξυπνη Σκέψη για Δύσκολους Καιρούς», Καστανιώτης, 2002, σσ 9-15

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Time and reflexivity in organization studies: An introduction

E. Antonacopoulou, H. Tsoukas

Organization Studies, 2002, 23/6, 857-862

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On organizational becoming: Rethinking organizational change

Haridimos Tsoukas, Robert Chia

Organization Science, 2002, 13(5) 567-582

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Introduction: Knowledge-based perspectives on organizations: Situated knowledge, novelty, and communities of practice

Haridimos Tsoukas

Management Learning, Dec 2002, 33: 419-426

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Πρόλογος: Χαοτική, χάοσμος και μάνατζμεντ

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Άρθουρ Μπάτραμ «Χάος, πολυπλοκότητα και μάνατζμεντ», Καστανιώτης, 2001, σσ 9-20

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Πρόλογος

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Γκάρεθ Μόργκαν «Οι όψεις της Οργάνωσης», Καστανιώτης, 2001, σσ 12-21

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The conduct of strategy research

H. Tsoukas, C. Knudsen

in A. Pettigrew, H. Thomas, and R. Whittington (Eds) «Handbook of Strategy and Management», Sage, 2001, pp 411-435

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Complex thinking, complex practice: A narrative approach to organizational complexity

Haridimos Tsoukas, Mary Jo Hatch

Human Relations, 2001, 54(8) 979-1013

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Re-viewing Organization

Haridimos Tsoukas

Human Relations, Special Millennial Issue, 2001, 54(1) 7-12

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What is organizational knowledge?

H. Tsoukas, E. Vladimirou

Journal of Management Studies, 2001, 38(7) 973-993

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False dilemmas in Organization Theory: realism vs. social constructivism

Haridimos Tsoukas

Organization, 2000, 7(3) 531-535

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Knowledge as action, organization as theory: Reflections on organizational knowledge

Haridimos Tsoukas

Emergence, 2000, 2(4) 104-112

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David and Goliath in the risk society: Making sense of the conflict between Shell and Greenpeace in the North Sea

Haridimos Tsoukas

Organization, August 1999, 6(3) 499-528

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Forms of knowledge and forms of life in organized contexts

Haridimos Tsoukas

in R. Chia «In the Realm of Organization: Essays for Robert Cooper», Routledge, 1998, pp 43-66

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Consequences of distrust

Apostolos A. Ballas, Haridimos Tsoukas

in R. W. McGee (Ed) «The Ethics of Tax Evasion», Dumont Institute for Public Policy Research, 1998, pp 284-305

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The word and the world: A critique of representationalism in management research

Haridimos Tsoukas

International Journal of Public Admin­istration, 1998, 21(5) 781-817

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Consequences of distrust: The vicious circle of tax evasion in Greece

Apostolos A. Ballas, Haridimos Tsoukas

Journal of Accounting, Ethics and Public Policy, 1998, 1(4)

Introduction: Chaos, complexity and organization theory

Haridimos Tsoukas

Organization, August 1998, 5(3) 291-313

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Marginalization and Recovery: The Emergence of Aristotelian Themes in Organization Studies

Haridimos Tsoukas, Stephen Cummings

Organization Studies, July 1997, 18(4) 655-683

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'Comments on J. Woiceshyn''s The Role of Management in the Adoption of Technology: A Longitudinal Investigation'

Haridimos Tsoukas

Tech­nology Studies, 1997, 4(1) 108-112

The tyranny of light: The temptations and the paradoxes of the information society

Haridimos Tsoukas

Futures, 1997, 29(9) 827-843

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Creativity in MS/OR: From technique to epistemology

Haridimos Tsoukas, Demetrios B. Papoulias

Interfaces, 1996, 26(2) 73-79

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Understanding Social Reforms: A Conceptual Analysis

Haridimos Tsoukas, Demetrios B. Papoulias

Journal of the Operational Research Society, 1996, 47, 853–863

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The Firm as a Distributed Knowledge System: A Constructionist Approach

Haridimos Tsoukas

Strategic Management Journal, 1996, vol. 17 (Special Winter Issue) 11-25

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Νεο-εξελικτικές προσεγγίσεις στη Θεωρία των Οργανώσεων

Χαρίδημος Τσούκας

στο Ιωάννα Τσιβάκου (Επιμ.) «Δράση και Σύστημα: Σύγχρονες Προσεγγίσεις στη Θεωρία των Οργανώσεων», Θεμέλιο, 1995, σσ 267-323

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Introduction: From social engineering to reflective action in Organizational Behaviour

Haridimos Tsoukas

in H. Tsoukas (Ed) «New Thinking in Organizational Behaviour», Butterworth-Heinemann, 1994, pp 1-22

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Socio-economic Systems and Organizational Management: An Institutional Perspective on the Socialist Firm

Haridimos Tsoukas

Organization Studies, January 1994, 15(1) 21-45

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Managing Reforms on a Large Scale: What Role for OR/MS?

Demetrios B. Papoulias, Haridimos Tsoukas

Journal of the Operational Research Society, 45() 977–986

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What is Management? An Outline of a Metatheory

Haridimos Tsoukas

British Journal of Management, 1994, 5(4) 289–301

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Refining Common Sense: Types of Knowledge in Management Studies

Haridimos Tsoukas

Journal of Management Studies, 1994, 31(6) 761–780

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The road to emancipation is through organizational development: A critical evaluation of total systems intervention

Haridimos Tsoukas

Systems practice, February 1993, 6(1) 53-70

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Organizations as soap bubbles: An evolutionary perspective on organization design

Haridimos Tsoukas

Systems practice, October 1993, 6(5) 501-515

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\"By Their Fruits Ye Shall Know Them\": A Reply to Jackson, Green, and Midgley

Haridimos Tsoukas

Systems practice, June 1993, 6(3) 311-317

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Analogical Reasoning and Knowledge Generation in Organization Theory

Haridimos Tsoukas

Organization Studies, May 1993, 14(3) 323-346

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Panoptic Reason and the Search for Totality: A Critical Assessment of the Critical Systems Perspective

Haridimos Tsoukas

Human Relations, July 1992, 45(7) 637-657

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Ways of seeing: Topographic and network representations in organization theory

Haridimos Tsoukas

Systems Practice, August 1992, 5(4) 441-456

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The Relativity of Organizing: Its Knowledge Presuppositions and its Pedagogical Implications for Comparative Management

Haridimos Tsoukas

Journal of Management Education, December 1992, 16(4) suppl 147-162

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Postmodernism, Reflexive Rationalism and Organizational Studies: A Reply to Martin Parker

Haridimos Tsoukas

Organization Studies, 1992, 13(4) 643-649

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Timeo Danaos et Dona Ferentes

Haridimos Tsoukas

in R. B. Blackham, Robert L. Flood, Michael Jackson, G.J. Mansell, S.V.E. Probert (Eds) «Systems Thinking in Europe», Plenum, 1991, pp 449-454

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The Missing Link: A Transformational View of Metaphors in Organizational Science

Haridimos Tsoukas

Academy of Management Review, July 1991, 16(3) 566-585

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Τεχνολογίες προγραμματιζόμενου αυτοματισμού και σύγχρονη επιχείρηση : Σε αναζήτηση ευελιξίας και ελέγχου

Χαρίδημος Κ. Τσούκας

Επιθεώρηση Κοινωνικών Ερευνών, 1989, 72: 75-91

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The validity of idiographic research explanations

Haridimos Tsoukas

Academy of Management Review, Oct 1989, 14(4) 451-561

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Introducing programmable automation technologies: intended managerial strategies, choices and decision

Haridimos Tsoukas

Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, 1989, 1(2), 205-222

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