P. Devereaux Jennings

University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization

Winspear Professor of Business

Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2R6

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

The BP Oil Spill as a Cultural Anomaly? Institutional Context, Conflict and Change

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1151, Journal of Management Inquiry, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 100-112
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2013
Andrew John Hoffman and P. Devereaux Jennings
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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Events, institutional change, environmental management, oil spills

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Being Entrepreneurial in Your Storytelling: An Institutional Tale

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1207
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2014
Lianne Lefsrud and P. Devereaux Jennings
University of Alberta - Faculty of Engineering and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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Storytelling, entrepreneurship, small business, institutional theory

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Institutional Theory and the Natural Environment: Research in (and on) the Anthropocene

Organization & Environment, 28(1): 8-31, 2015, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1264
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2017
Andrew John Hoffman and P. Devereaux Jennings
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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Anthropocene, institutional theory, sustainability, organizations, natural environment

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Institutional Theory and the Natural Environment: Building Research Through Tensions and Paradoxes

R. Greenwood, C. Oliver, T. Lawrence and R. Meyer (eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Organizational Institutionalism, 2nd edition (London: Sage Publications): 759-785, 2017 , Ross School of Business Paper No. 1312
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2017
P. Devereaux Jennings and Andrew John Hoffman
University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Institutional Theory, The Natural Environment, Anthropocene

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The Climate Change Debate: A Greater and More Varied Voice from the Social Sciences

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1167
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Oct 2011
Andrew John Hoffman and P. Devereaux Jennings
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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climate change, social consensus, cultural evaluator model

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Climate Change in the Era of the Anthropocene - An Institutional Analysis

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1280
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Jun 2015
Andrew John Hoffman, P. Devereaux Jennings and Lianne Lefsrud
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and University of Alberta - Faculty of Engineering
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Anthropocene, Climate Change, Institutional Theory

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Hybrid Vigor: Securing Venture Capital by Spanning Categories in Nanotechnology

Academy of Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Tyler Wry, Michael Lounsbury and P. Devereaux Jennings
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Management Department, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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categories, hybridization, venture capital

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The Formation of Opportunity Beliefs: Overcoming Ignorance and Reducing Doubt

Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal Vol 1. Issue 1. Year 2007. Page: 75-95, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-587
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Dean A. Shepherd, Jeffery S. McMullen and P. Devereaux Jennings
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Management & Entrepreneurship, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Management & Entrepreneurship and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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gist, entrepreneur, discovery, recognition, risk, uncertainty

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Institutional-Political Scenarios for Anthropocene Society

University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2930430, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1342, Hoffman, A., and P.D. Jennings (2018) “Institutional-political scenarios for Anthropocene society,” Business & Society, doi.org/10.1177/0007650318816468
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2018
Andrew John Hoffman and P. Devereaux Jennings
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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Institutional Theory, Anthropocene, Anthropocene Society, Organizational Fields, Institutions, Institutional Change, Archetypes, Scenarios

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Cleaning Up the Water Law of British Columbia: A Problemistic Approach to Rule Changes

Academy of Management Annual Meeting Proceedings 2008, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-585
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Martin Schulz, P. Devereaux Jennings and David L. Patient
University of British Columbia (UBC), University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and Catholic University of Portugal (UCP)
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Making War and Peace

Doing Exemplary Research, Sage Publications, 1992
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Mar 2014
Frank Dobbin, James Baron and P. Devereaux Jennings
Harvard University - Department of Sociology, Independent and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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Living the Dream? Assessing the 'Entrepreneurship as Emancipation' Perspective in a Developed Region

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol. 40, Issue 1, pp. 81-110, 2016
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Jennifer Jennings, P. Devereaux Jennings and Manely Sharifian
University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization
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Mission Control? The Development of Personnel Systems in U.S. Industry

American Sociological Review, Vol 53, Issue 4, 1988, pp. 497-514, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-596
Posted: 11 Jan 2014
James Baron, P. Devereaux Jennings and Frank Dobbin
Independent, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and Harvard University - Department of Sociology

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Rome Wasn't Built in a Day: A Reply to Denk

American Journal of Sociology, Vol 93, Issue 5, 1993, pp. 1231-1235, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-595
Posted: 11 Jan 2014
James Baron, Frank Dobbin and P. Devereaux Jennings
Yale School of Management, Harvard University - Department of Sociology and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization

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War and Peace: The Evolution of Modern Personnel Administration in U.S. Industry

American Journal of Sociology, Vol. 92, Issue 2, p. 350, 1986, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-597
Posted: 10 Jan 2014
James Baron, Frank Dobbin and P. Devereaux Jennings
Yale School of Management, Harvard University - Department of Sociology and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization

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New to the Game and Questioning the Rules: The Experiences and Beliefs of Founders who Start Imitative Versus Innovative Firms

Journal of Business Venturing, Vol. 21, No. 5, 2006, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-509
Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Jennifer Jennings, P. Devereaux Jennings and Royston Greenwood
University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization

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Innovative entrepreneurship, Organizational creation, Opportunity recognition, Organizational design, institutional theory

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The Strategic Positioning of Professional Service Firm Start-Ups: Balance Beguiles but Purism Pays

Research in the Sociology of Organizations, Vol. 24, pp. 45-67, 2006, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-508
Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Jennifer Jennings, P. Devereaux Jennings and Royston Greenwood
University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization

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Institutions, Entrepreneurs, and Communities: A Special Issue on Entrepreneurship

Journal of Business Venturing, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2013, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-22
Posted: 30 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 25 May 2013
P. Devereaux Jennings, Royston Greenwood, Michael Lounsbury and Roy Suddaby
University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and Peter B Gustavson School of Business

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institutions, entrepreneurs, communities, comparative, sociology

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Commentary on the Multidimensional Degree of Family Influence Construct and the F-Pec Measurement Instrument

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
P. Devereaux Jennings and Jennifer E Cliff
University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Family firms, Family Influence on Power, Experience, & Culture Scale (F-PEC), Opinion paper/position paper/essay, Research methods, Families, Measurement techniques