Contributions to Management Science

Entrepreneurship and the Community

A Multidisciplinary Perspective on Creativity, Social Challenges, and Business

Editors: Ratten, Vanessa (Ed.)

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  • Introduces a new typology of communities in entrepreneurship
  • Examines a diverse range of communities in terms of their entrepreneurial behavior
  • Provides a coherent stakeholder perspective on the importance of communities for societal change
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About this book

Entrepreneurship is the result of various contextual factors in the community, which are shaped by social challenges and business needs. Recent research efforts have focused on the dynamics of communities and how they facilitate entrepreneurship among a diverse group of people and organizations. This book highlights research on the importance of communities and their role in providing an entrepreneurial ecosystem that promotes innovation and business activities. Adopting a multidisciplinary perspective, it explores what it takes to create an entrepreneurial community that fosters creativity. Sharing valuable insights, it will enhance readers’ understanding of how entrepreneurship is formed by and exists in communities.



About the authors

Associate Professor Dr Vanessa Ratten is the Programme Coordinator of the entrepreneurship and innovation degrees at La Trobe Business School, Australia. She has previously served on the business faculties of Deakin University, Duquesne University (Pittsburgh), Queensland University of Technology, and the University of Queensland. She has guest edited at journals such as Education and Training, Team Performance, Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing, Journal of Management and Organization, Thunderbird International Business Review and International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal. Dr Ratten has co-edited six books in the field of entrepreneurship, including sports entrepreneurship and innovation. Her current research focus is on entrepreneurship and diversity.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Entrepreneurship and the Community
Book Subtitle
A Multidisciplinary Perspective on Creativity, Social Challenges, and Business
Editors
  • Vanessa Ratten
Series Title
Contributions to Management Science
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-23604-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-23604-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-23603-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-23606-9
Series ISSN
1431-1941
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 176
Number of Illustrations
5 b/w illustrations, 4 illustrations in colour
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