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Management History

The Management History Division welcomes scholars from across the globe to become part of our inclusive and dynamic community, committed to the interdisciplinary study of management and organizational history. Our focus encompasses the emergence and evolution of management thought and practices, examining the roles of individuals and organizations in shaping historical continuity and change. With a keen interest in the study of the past of management and organizing, our division flourishes through a rich diversity of ideas, philosophies, theories, and methodologies from across the globe. This nurturing and collaborative space fosters the confluence of history, time, and memory, deepening our comprehension of both management theory and practice.

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  • Hi all, Our lineup of papers for the PDW on Firm Responses to Populism: Historical Approaches and Lessons for Today at AOM is now set and we would like to invite participants to come join us on Friday, Aug 9 2024 from 2:30PM - 4:00PM CT at the ...

  • Are you interested in writing, teaching and publishing cases from critical management perspectives? Then join our community of critical case and management history enthusiasts at our Writing, Teaching and Publishing Critical Cases PDW at AoM (session ...

  • CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: AOM 2024 PDW Developing Theory from Historical Research Session # 351 | Sponsors: MH, OMT, TIM, STR, RM Saturday, Aug 10, 2024 from 12 PM to 2:30 PM CT Extended Deadline (3 slots remaining): July ...

  • Join Us for "Rooted Resistance" at AOM: Symposium on The Complexities of Hair and Non-Conforming Self-Presentations at Work We are thrilled to put on an AOM presenter symposium (sponsored by the OB, DEI, and CMS divisions) entitled "Rooted Resistance: ...

  • Dear Members of the Management History Division, We are excited to announce our upcoming Management History Social Event during the Academy of Management 2024 in Chicago. Please mark your calendars for Monday, August 12th , starting at 6:30 PM . ...

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  • Seeing Anew: Studying Organization During Social Transformation Saturday, August 10, 3:00-4:30pm, ...