This groundbreaking book recognises and addresses the urgent need to develop a new understanding of marketing.  Based on the involvement of twenty thought leaders from Europe and the US, this book gives us both a state of the art picture of marketing today and a look ahead to the marketing challenges of tomorrow. <p> Since the publication of Kotler's <i>Marketing Management</i> in 1967, marketing has witnessed a dramatic increase in academic involvement.  Today there is an extensive range of publications available covering a variety of topics - from cognitive studies of consumer behaviour to organising international distribution - but the 4 Ps, based on the marketing mix model, remains as the dominant theoretical base.  <i>Rethinking Marketing</i> demonstrates a misfit between the existing theoretical toolbox and important development trends in the marketplace.
Chapter 1. Introduction: Rethinking Marketing (H. Hakansson, I.J. Henjesand and A. Waluszewski).
PART ONE: MARKET FORMS.
Chapter 2. Perspective and Theories of Market (I. Snehota).
Chapter 3. The ?Market Form? Concept in B2B Marketing (K. Blois).
Chapter 4. Market Forms and Market Models (G. Easton).
PART TWO: INTERACTION BETWEEN MARKET ACTORS.
Chapter 5. Exploring the Exchange Concept in Marketing (H. Hakansson and F. Prenkert).
Chapter 6. Interactions Between Suppliers and Customers in Business Markets (D. Ford and T. Ritter).
Chapter 7. A Dynamic Customer Portfolio Management Perspective on Marketing Strategy (F. Selnes and M. Johnson).
Chapter 8. From Understanding to Managing Customer Value in Business Markets (J. Anderson).
Chapter 9. Developments on the Supply Side of Companies (L-E. Gadde and G. Persson).
PART THREE: SCIENTIFIC APPROACHES.
Chapter 10. The Marketing Discipline and Distribution Research: Time to Regain Lost Territory? (G. Gripsrud)?
Chapter 11. Research Methods in Industrial Marketing Studies (L. Araujo and A. Dubois).
Chapter 12. Toward a New Understanding of Marketing: Gaps and Opportunities (S. Troye and R. Howell).
Chapter 13. Conclusions: Reinterpreting the Four Ps (H. Hakansson and A. Waluszewski).
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 294
Published: 16th July 2004
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 25.2 x 18.0 x 2.2
Edition Number: 1