Grasping the Global with One Foot in China: The Rise of Chinese Schools of Management

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Global Higher Education book series (PSGHE)


Management education in the People’s Republic of China has expanded rapidly since the 1980s, but it is only recently that some schools of management have aimed to compete internationally with their Western counterparts. Based on an in-depth analysis of faculty recruitment in three prestigious Chinese schools of management, Soulas argues that they adopt the prescriptions of an international field of schools of management in order to become part of it. Instead of turning to a single business school model, however, they each devise local arrangements for their own fields and organization.


Business school Management education Faculty recruitment China 


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  1. 1.Université Paris-Est, LISIS, Université Paris-Est Marne-La-ValléeMarne-La-ValléeFrance

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