Reynolds, Jonathan and Lowe, Michelle (2007) Editorial: Commemorating the Life of Professor Ross Davies, 1940-2005. International Journal of Retail & Distribution Management, 35 (8). pp. 616-619.
Purpose – To introduce a commemorative collection of articles by colleagues and former students of the late Professor Ross Davies, a leading UK academic in the field of retail management.
Design/methodology/approach – Outlines the development of Ross Davies' career and enumerates his particular contributions to the development of academic studies of retailing. Summarises the objectives of each paper in the collection.
Findings – The paper identifies the link between the authors of papers and Professor Davies' work.
Originality/value – Demonstrates the ways in which an academic was able to relate sound scholarship to the practical needs of retailers, service companies and public sector agencies.
|Keywords:||Academic staff; Education; Management technique; Retailing|
|Centre:||Oxford Institute of Retail Management|
|Date Deposited:||26 Feb 2012 18:03|
|Last Modified:||23 Oct 2015 14:07|
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