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Strategy and History

Essays on Theory and Practice (Strategy and History Series)

by Colin Gray

  • 342 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7493991M
ISBN 100415386349
ISBN 109780415386340

In Breaking the Fear Barrier, Rieger, illustrates through research how fear can be destructive and how you can control Strategy and History book tackle that fear. One of the most valuable concepts in the strategic management of multi-divisional companies was portfolio theory. Deadly stakes, great powers, rational choice theory; Freedman is in his academic element here. Nalebuff These two professors, and game strategy theorists, use case studies from pop culture, history and sports to prove how individual and business interactions can use game components as a part of their strategy. In the red oceans, industry boundaries are defined and accepted, and the competitive rules of the game are known. It then gives a complete account of the regions history with an excellent analysis of the tragic forced economic, moral and intellectual decline through British rule.

Prahaladwhich was published in And for those of you who are either graduate students or who otherwise have almost limitless time on your hands, an exhaustive reading list can be found here. Unlike the "red ocean strategy", the conventional approach to business of beating competition derived from the military organization, the "blue ocean strategy" tries to align innovation with utility, price and cost positions. Any hard and fast plan of action is unlikely to survive first contact with the enemy, or unpredictable circumstances.

Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations. Contact her through her website, sparksmarketing. Alfred Chandler recognized the importance of coordinating the various aspects of management under one all-encompassing strategy. The development of strategy and tactics parallels to some extent the growth, spread, and clash of civilizations; technological discoveries and refinements; and the evolution of modern state power, ideology, and nationalism. Let us know in the comments! The primary tactical advance in World War II may have been that of amphibious warfare.


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War is collective; strategy rarely emerges from a single conscious decision as opposed to many smaller decisions; and war is, above all, a deeply uncertain endeavour dominated by unanticipated events and by assumptions that all too frequently prove false.

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By using this technique, these companies were able to create strategy-focused organizations. Division of the fleet maneuver would still have left Halsey superior to both Japanese forces. The second part describes the four principles of blue ocean strategy formulation.

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Broadly stated, strategy is the planning, coordination, and general direction of military operations to meet overall political and military objectives.

This is because "the superiority of the empire…derived from the whole complex of ideas and traditions that informed the organization of Roman military force and harnessed the armed power of the empire to political purpose.

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Bernard Montgomery at El Alamein His contributions to strategic management were many but two are most important. With Napoleon I, however, the age of modern warfare was born.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Mar 09,  · Strategy, by Lawrence Freedman took to me three weeks of reading although It's a long book ( pages).

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So what is the topic of this book: this book is about the history and the evolution of strategy through the ages.3/5(1). This chapter describes the evolution of business strategy. It begins with the s perspective in which Strategy and History book was largely equated with corporate planning; the s see an emphasis on diversification and portfolio planning.

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