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    Writers on Organizations (Paperback) By (author) Derek Salman Pugh, By (author) David John Hickson


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    DescriptionLong a best-seller, this eagerly-awaited Fifth Edition offers an illuminating overview of the field of organization studies through the views of leading writers whose ideas are presently the subject of much interest and debate. Derek S. Pugh and David J. Hickson do a masterful job of capturing the essence of each writer s contribution to the field-providing coverage of all the cutting edge theories in management today. The clear explanation of complex ideas and the breadth of coverage make this book a valuable resource to a wide audience. The book is completely updated, including the discussion of eight new writers: Charles Handy, Christopher Bartlett, Sumantra Ghoshal, Paul J. DiMaggio, Walter Powell, Andrew Pettigrew, Peter Senge, and Gareth Morgan. Writers on Organizations is an invaluable volume that will be useful for students and professional in many areas including management, organization studies, industrial psychology, public administration, social psychology, sociology, political science, and communication. "

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    Writers on Organizations
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Derek Salman Pugh, By (author) David John Hickson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 206
    Width: 159 mm
    Height: 235 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 363 g
    ISBN 13: 9780761904762
    ISBN 10: 076190476X

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.7
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DSB
    DC21: 302.35
    BIC subject category V2: KJVX
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: BUS047000, BUS025000, BUS008000
    LC classification: HM131.P74
    Thema V1.0: KJG, KJH, KJN
    Edition statement
    5th edition
    SAGE Publications Inc
    Imprint name
    SAGE Publications Inc
    Publication date
    01 June 1997
    Publication City/Country
    Thousand Oaks
    Table of contents
    The structure of organizations : Weber Derek Pugh ... [et al.] -- The organization in its environment : Tom Burns ... [et al.] -- The management of organizations : Henri Fayol, Frederick W. Taylor, Harry Braverman. Labor process. Debate : Thomas J. Peters ... [et al.] -- Decision making in organizations : Herbert A. Simon ... [et al.] -- People in organizations : Elton Mayo and the Hawthorne Investigations ... [et al.] -- Organizational change and learning : Paul J. Dimaggio ... [et al.].