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Frontiers of Philosophy in China

Front. Philos. China    2016, Vol. 11 Issue (4) : 608-632     https://doi.org/10.3868/s030-005-016-0042-9
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Whither “Confucian Management”?
Malcolm Warner()
Wolfson College, Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB2 1AG, United Kingdom
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Abstract

This article asks whether “Confucian Management” may be seen as the dominant influence in contemporary China. The philosophical legacy of Confucius on modern management theory and practice has received a good deal of attention in recent times, and here I attempt to assess its possible continuity. In order to carry out this task, I apply a bibliometric analysis called the “Culturomics” approach, looking at the literature on “Chinese Management” published in Mandarin in the last century, from 1900 onwards. After the presentation of the empirical data, the discussion section is set out, followed by the article’s conclusions.

Keywords Asia      China      Confucian      management      paradigm      philosophy     
Issue Date: 17 January 2017
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Malcolm Warner. Whither “Confucian Management”?[J]. Front. Philos. China, 2016, 11(4): 608-632.
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http://journal.hep.com.cn/fpc/EN/Y2016/V11/I4/608
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