Special issue on Common Sense and other Decision influences

Management Decision

ISSN: 0025-1747

Article publication date: 23 May 2008



(2008), "Special issue on Common Sense and other Decision influences", Management Decision, Vol. 46 No. 5. https://doi.org/10.1108/md.2008.00146eaa.001



Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2008, Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Special issue on Common Sense and other Decision influences

Article Type: Call for papers From: Management Decision, Volume 46, Issue 5.

Management Decision, published by Emerald Publishing, is planning a special issue on Common Sense and other Decision Influences. Eight to ten papers will be accepted for this special issue. All papers will be double-blind reviewed, after a preliminary screening by the guest editor. This call solicits both papers and reviewers.

As a guide, papers should be between 3,000 and 6,000 words in length. A title of not more than twelve words should be provided.

Articles should be submitted no later than June 1, 2008 to ScholarOne's Manuscript Central at: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/md

Author guidelines are on http://www.emeraldinsight.com/info/journals/md/notes.jsp

Topics on which papers could be submitted include, but are not limited to:

  • Definition of common sense

  • History of research on common sense

  • Models of common sense

  • Values and cultural influences in common sense

  • Common sense and ethical behavior

  • Common sense influences on decisions

  • Evaluating quality of common sense

  • Development of common sense

  • Common sense and decision traps

  • Common sense, rational and critical thinking

  • Misconceptions about common sense and decisions

  • Attitudes, Experiences, and Learning influences on common sense

  • Interaction and Group Influences on common sense

  • Organizational "Systems" and other External Environmental Factors impacting common sense

  • Criteria for determining quality of decisions

  • Intuitive and deductive reasoning's role in common sense

For inquiries, please contact Erwin Rausch at didacticra@aol.com

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