Jonathan H. Westover is an Assistant Professor of Business at Utah Valley University.

(See my biography page for more information).


Latest publications:
Lifelong Learning: Effective Adult Learning Strategies and Implementation for Working Professionals

In applying adult learning theory to the learning professional, the elements of needs assessment, motivation, reinforcement, retention, transference, and evaluation are important.

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World Cities and Shifting Economic Development Trajectories in the Age of Globalization

This article examines the role of major world city economic hubs in the age of globalization.

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A Review and Comparison of Sociological Theories of Global Development

An overview and comparison of the main theories of development, including modernization theory, dependency theory, world systems theory, and neoliberalism.

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Sociological Theories of Global Development and the Resurgence of the Role of the State

What is all the fuss about “bringing the state back in”? Which developmental theories have ignored the role of the state?

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Empirically Examining Research Questions in the Social Sciences: Statistical Research Methods in Comparative International Sociology

This article examines the various statistical methodologies appropriate for various types of social analysis.

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Globalization, Labor & the Transformation of Work: Readings for Seeking a Competitive Advantage in an Increasingly Global Economy

Provides a comprehensive introduction to “globalization” and its wide sweeping impacts for the modern workplace, presenting a wide range of cross-disciplinary research in an organized, clear, and accessible manner.

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$US50.00

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Training the Next Generation of Knowledge Workers: Readings for Effective Secondary Education & Workplace Learning Practices

A comprehensive introduction to organizational learning and explores the wide sweeping impacts for the modern workplace, presenting a wide range of cross-disciplinary research in an organized, clear, and accessible manner

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$US40.00

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Theoretical and Empirical Developments in Linking Job Quality Characteristics to Worker Satisfaction

This paper examines the theoretical and empirical developments in the literature linking job quality characteristics and worker satisfaction.

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Examining the Theoretical and Empirical Developments and Future Research Directions in the Cross-Disciplinary Job Satisfaction Literature

This article will provides an overview of the historical and future directions of academic inquiry into job satisfaction.

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Trickle-Up Economic Development: A Critical Examination of Microfinance Programs

This article takes a critical look at microfinance institutions as a universal means to alleviate poverty throughout the world.

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