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The Resource Salvage ethnography in the financial sector : the path to economic crisis in Scotland, Jonathan Hearn

Salvage ethnography in the financial sector : the path to economic crisis in Scotland, Jonathan Hearn

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Salvage ethnography in the financial sector : the path to economic crisis in Scotland
Title
Salvage ethnography in the financial sector
Title remainder
the path to economic crisis in Scotland
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Hearn
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A historical ethnography of banking practices during the merger of Halifax and the Bank of Scotland into HBOS, it provides illumination on the 2008 economic crisis through review of the role of national identities, the different styles and ethos of business, the tension and unrest prevalent during the merger and the implications for future development within the organisation
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Cataloging source
NLE
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Hearn, Jonathan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New ethnographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Halifax Building Society
  • Bank of Scotland
  • Bank of Scotland
  • Halifax Building Society
  • Banks and banking
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • Bank mergers
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Banks & Banking
  • Bank mergers
  • Banks and banking
  • Scotland
Label
Salvage ethnography in the financial sector : the path to economic crisis in Scotland, Jonathan Hearn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover ; Salvage ethnography in the financial sector; Contents ; List of figures and tables ; Acknowledgements ; Series editor's foreword ; 1 Introduction: ethnography, history and the vagaries of research ; 2 History: from the Bank of Scotland's origins to HBOS and crisis; 3 Theory: explaining financial crisis and conceptualising capitalism ; 4 Culture: nations, banks and the organisation of power and social life ; 5 Change: discourses of agency and progress in organisational change ; 6 Identity: struggles with personhood, nationhood and professional virtue
  • 7 Comparison: doing ethnography and thinking comparatively 8 Conclusion ; Epilogue ; References ; Index
Control code
ocn999624237
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526108357
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9781526108340
  • 22573/ctvn98v16
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)999624237
Label
Salvage ethnography in the financial sector : the path to economic crisis in Scotland, Jonathan Hearn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover ; Salvage ethnography in the financial sector; Contents ; List of figures and tables ; Acknowledgements ; Series editor's foreword ; 1 Introduction: ethnography, history and the vagaries of research ; 2 History: from the Bank of Scotland's origins to HBOS and crisis; 3 Theory: explaining financial crisis and conceptualising capitalism ; 4 Culture: nations, banks and the organisation of power and social life ; 5 Change: discourses of agency and progress in organisational change ; 6 Identity: struggles with personhood, nationhood and professional virtue
  • 7 Comparison: doing ethnography and thinking comparatively 8 Conclusion ; Epilogue ; References ; Index
Control code
ocn999624237
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526108357
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9781526108340
  • 22573/ctvn98v16
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)999624237

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