"Leadership" (as a topic example)
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A smaller business database with full text of scholarly journals in English, many of which are based in Europe.
Full text of over 3,400 business periodicals. This is our largest business database. It provides our best access to scholarly journals. It also has special reports, including "SWOT" analysis. Note the green "company profiles" tab, which will allow you to access over 5,000 Datamonitor Company Profiles.
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Last Update: April 14, 2012