Organization theory : selected readings / edited by Derek S. Pugh.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
4th ed.
Published/​Created
Harmondsworth, Middlesex : Penguin Books, 1997.
Description
xiii, 569 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

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Series
Penguin business [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographies and indexes.
Contents
Pt. 1. Structure of Organizations -- 1. Legitimate Authority and Bureaucracy / M. Weber -- 2. Does Context Determine Form? / D. S. Pugh -- 3. Modern Corporation / O. E. Williamson -- 4. Transnational Organization / C. A. Bartlett and S. Ghoshal -- 5. Virtual Organization / C. Handy -- Pt. 2. Organization in Its Environment -- 6. Mechanistic and Organismic Structures / T. Burns -- 7. High-performing Organizations in Three Environments / P. R. Lawrence and J. W. Lorsch -- 8. Design and Management of Externally Controlled Organizations / J. Pfeffer and G. R. Salancik -- 9. Organizational Fit / R. E. Miles and C. C. Snow -- 10. Population Ecology of Organizations / M. T. Hannan and J. Freeman -- 11. Motivation, Leadership and Organization: Do American Theories of Organization Apply Abroad? / G. Hofstede -- Pt. 3. Management and Decision-making -- 12. General Principles of Management / H. Fayol -- 13. Scientific Management / F. W. Taylor -- 14. Manager's Job: Folklore and Fact / H. Mintzberg -- 15. Power Failure in Management Circuits / R. M. Kanter -- 16. Technology of Foolishness / J. G. March -- Pt. 4. People in Organizations -- 17. Hawthorne and the Western Electric Company / E. Mayo -- 18. Motivation - Hygiene Theory / F. Herzberg -- 19. Career Anchors / E. H. Schein -- 20. Enacted Sensemaking in Crisis Situations / K. E. Weick -- 21. Defensive Routines / C. Argyris -- Pt. 5. Organizational Change and Learning -- 22. Institutional Isomorphism / P. J. DiMaggio and W. W. Powell -- 23. Context and Action in the Transformation of the Firm / A. M. Pettigrew -- 24. Building Learning Organizations / P. Senge -- 25. Imaginization: On Spider Plants / G. Morgan -- 26. Creating the Curious Corporation / T. Peters.
ISBN
  • 0140250247
  • 9780140250244
OCLC
37439058
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