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Title:
The social psychology of organizations
Author:
Katz, Daniel, 1903-1998.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Wiley, [1978]

©1978
Physical Description:
vi, 838 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes indexes.
Language:
English
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780471023555
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Analyzes the essential problems of human organizations--the motivation to work, the resolution of conflict, the exercise of leadership, and the creation of organizational change. Examines the relations between organizations and their environments, the effect of organizational demands and opportunities on individual health, and the experimental development of organizational alternatives to conventional bureaucratic structure. Applies theoretical principles to concrete organizational problems, illustrating with research findings.


Table of Contents

Theoretic Approach
Models of Organizations
Problems and Processes
Conclusion

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