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Boje, D. M. (2001a). Narrative Methods for Organizational and Communication Research. London: Sage Publications.

Boje, D. M. (2001b) "Las Vegas  Spectacles: Organization Power over the Body." M@n@gement, 4(3): 201-207.

Boje, D.M. (2001c). Carnivalesque resistance to global spectacle: A critical postmodern theory of public administration, Administrative Theory & Praxis, 23(3), 431-458.

Boje, D. M. 2001d. Deconstructing Las Vegas, Special Issue (2001) of M@n@gement Journal - (2001), Volume 4(3): 1-227 - Guest Editor, David M. Boje

Introduction to Deconstructing Las Vegas (2001) Vol 4 (3) M@n@gement Journal

David M. Boje

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The Modern Las Vegas Casino-Hotel: The Paradigmatic New Means of Consumption

George Ritzer and Todd Stillman

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The Meanings and Messages of Las Vegas: The Present of our Future

A. Fuat Firat

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Understanding the "Imago" Las Vegas: Taking our Lead from Homer's Parable of the Oarsmen

Adrian Carr

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Safe Risk in Las Vegas

Robert P. Gephart, Jr.

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Death in Vegas: Seduction, Kitsch, and Sacrifice

Stephen Linstead

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Queering Las Vegas: Personal Experience Stories of Gay Men

Robert Sardy

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Archetypal Images at the Stardust Casino: Understanding Human Experience

Alexis Downs and Adrian Carr

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Las Vegas Striptease Spectacles: Organization Power over the Body

David M. Boje

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Knowledge Gambles: Academic Casinos and Paradigmatic Roulettes

Slawomir J. Magala

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Cinematic Re-Presentations of Las Vegas: Reality, Fiction and Compulsive Consumption

Cliff Oswick and Tom Keenoy

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Boje, D. M. 2006. Pitfalls in Storytelling Advice and Praxis. Academy of Management Review, Vol 31 (1): 218-224)..This is a review of six storytelling consulting books, and consulting practices. Issues are raises and opportunities for future research. Click here

Boje, D. M. 2007. Storytelling Organization. London: Sage (forthcoming). See online text at

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