Education, Business and Society: Contemporary Middle Eastern Issues: Volume 1 Issue 2


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Workforce nationalization in the UAE: image versus integration

Ingo Forstenlechner

This exploratory study aims to analyse the conditions under which Emiratisation – the process of nationalizing the workforce in the UAE – can enable organizations to…

Cohesiveness within teamwork: the relationship to performance effectiveness – case study

Khalid Al‐Rawi

This paper aims to explore the nature and the function of teamwork cohesiveness in organizations in the UAE.

Women in management in the Arab context

Katlin Omair

This paper aims to explore the position of Arab women in management by examining the existing research on gender and management in the Arab region in order to obtain an…

The business curriculum and the future employment market: UAE business leaders' views

Belal Barhem, Adel H. Salih, Darwish A. Yousef

The purpose of this paper is to capture some of the challenges and emerging trends in business education.

Sharia law and the Qur'an: providing Islamic jurisprudential modules

Mark Van Hoorebeek, Chris Gale

The purpose of this paper is to outline the challenges and potential solutions of initiating a Sharia law module within a UK law school.

Influence of culture on accounting uniformity among Arabic nations

Saeed Askary, James S. Pounder, Hassan Yazdifar

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the effects of cultural values on accounting uniformity and consistency among Arabic nations.



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2008 – 2014

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Emerald Publishing Limited


  • Professor David A Kirby
  • Dr Matthew Clarke