Table of Contents

Preface to Eighth Edition
Guide to Web Resources

PART I INTRODUCTION

1 The Concept of Strategy

PART II THE TOOLS OF STRATEGY ANALYSIS

2 Goals, Values, and Performance
3 Industry Analysis: The Fundamentals
4 Further Topics in Industry and Competitive Analysis
5 Analyzing Resources and Capabilities
6 Organization Structure and Management Systems: The Fundamentals of Strategy Implementation

PART III BUSINESS STRATEGY AND THE QUEST FOR COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE

7 The Sources and Dimensions of Competitive Advantage
8 Industry Evolution and Strategic Change
9 Technology-based Industries and the Management of Innovation
10 Competitive Advantage in Mature Industries

PART IV CORPORATE STRATEGY

11 Vertical Integration and the Scope of the Firm
12 Global Strategy and the Multinational Corporation
13 Diversifi cation Strategy
14 Implementing Corporate Strategy: Managing the Multibusiness Firm
15 External Growth Strategies: Mergers, Acquisitions, and Alliances
16 Current Trends in Strategic Management

Glossary
Index