Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to save this article or follow this journal

Sun Tzu’s principles of war art and today’s competition strategies: a relative approach

Contents:

Author Info

  • Izzet Kilinc

    (Duzce University)

  • Mehmet Akif Oncu

    (Duzce University)

  • Yunus Emre Tasgit

    (Duzce University)

Registered author(s):

    Abstract

    The purpose of this study is to associate with the principles of Sun Tzu's art of war and the basic features of the competitive strategies, and to reveal the similarities between Sun Tzu's war strategies and competitive strategies, to generate a different point of view for business and literature. Qualitative research method was used. Sun Tzu's art of war book was examined aspects of competition, and theoretical and practical secondary sources were evaluated. As a result, the Principles of Sun Tzu's art of war have been adapted to the business competitiveness, related to competitive strategies and created a conceptual framework.

    Download Info

    If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
    File URL: http://www.ssbfnet.com/ojs/index.php/ijrbs/article/view/6/18/6-87-1-PB.pdf
    Download Restriction: no

    File URL: http://www.ssbfnet.com/ojs/index.php/ijrbs/article/view/6/18
    Download Restriction: no

    Bibliographic Info

    Article provided by Society for the Study of Business & Finance in its journal International Journal of Research in Business and Social Science.

    Volume (Year): 1 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 1 (October)
    Pages: 8-17

    as in new window
    Handle: RePEc:rbs:ijbrss:v:1:y:2012:i:1:p:8-17

    Contact details of provider:
    Postal: Beylikduzu Yerleskesi Beykent, Buyukcekmece-Istanbul, Turkey
    Phone: +90 – 444-1-997 / (5307 or 5482)
    Fax: +90 0212 867 55 66
    Email:
    Web page: http://www.ssbfnet.com/
    More information through EDIRC

    Related research

    Keywords: Competition; Competitive Strategy; Business World; Sun Tzu; the Art of War;

    References

    No references listed on IDEAS
    You can help add them by filling out this form.

    Citations

    Lists

    This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:rbs:ijbrss:v:1:y:2012:i:1:p:8-17. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Senol Emir).

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

    If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.