Scientific Mindfulness: A Foundation for Future Themes in International Business



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Book Chapter


International business, scientific mindfulness, climate change, globalization, inequality, sustainability, technology gap


We conceptualize new ways to qualify what themes should dominate the future IB research agenda by examining three questions: Whom should we ask? What should we ask and which selection criteria should we apply? What are the contextual forces? We propose scientific mindfulness as the way forward for generating themes in IB research.

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The Past, Present and Future of International Business & Management

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Jonsen, Karsten, et al. "Scientific mindfulness: A foundation for future themes in international business." The Past, Present and Future of International Business & Management. Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2010. 43-69.