Education, Business and Society: Contemporary Middle Eastern Issues: Volume 1 Issue 4


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Harmony and participation in Arab and Western teams

Norman S. Wright, Hadyn Bennett

The purpose of this paper is to make a cross‐cultural comparison of team harmony and participation of a collectivistic Middle Eastern sample of women and an…

Using an ethnographic case study approach to identify socio‐cultural discourse: A feminist post‐structural view

Monica Gallant

The purpose of this paper is to describe a research methodology that was used to identify dominant socio‐cultural discourse using a feminist post‐structural lens.

Operations research/management science in the United Arab Emirates: Current status and future diffusion and challenge

Darwish Abdulrahman Yousef

The purpose of this paper is to present results of a survey that investigates levels of awareness and usage of Operations Research (OR)/Management Science (MS) in…

Challenges to ICT implementation in multinationals

Nurit Zaidman, David G. Schwartz, Dov Te'eni

The purpose of this paper is to explore the challenges to information and communication technologies (ICT) implementation in multinationals. The paper focuses on…

Determinants of EFL achievement among Arab college‐bound learners

Ghazi Ghaith, Hassan Diab

The purpose of this paper is to determine the degree of interrelatedness and the role of a number of context‐specific factors in the English language proficiency…

Create superior customer values: new direction for Middle Eastern airlines

Abdel Moneim M.

The purpose of this paper is to underpin the critical importance of the customer value concept in the airline industry, particularly in the Middle Eastern region with its…



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2008 – 2014

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Emerald Publishing Limited


  • Professor David A Kirby
  • Dr Matthew Clarke