Management of Organizational Behavior

Management of Organizational Behavior : Leading Human Resources

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For undergraduate and graduate-level courses in Organizational Behavior, Leadership, and Organizational Development.

Used by more than a million people throughout the world, this highly readable text provides a comprehensive examination of the applied behavioral sciences, and focuses on fundamental ideas which have stood the test of years of application in academic, business, not-for-profit and administrative environments.
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  • Paperback | 516 pages
  • 174 x 230 x 32mm | 861.82g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 8th edition
  • 0130175986
  • 9780130175984

Table of contents

1. Management: An Applied Behavioral Sciences Approach.

2. Motivation and Behavior.

3. Motivating.

4. Leadership: An Initial Perspective.

5. Leadership: Situational Approaches.

6. Determining Effectiveness.

7. Diagnosing the Environment.

8. Situational Leadership.

9. Situational Leadership, Perception, and the Impact of Power.

10. Situational Leadership: Training and Development.

11. The Situational Leader and Constructive Discipline.

12. Building Effective Relationships.

13. Effective Communication.

14. Leading Effective Teams.

15. Implementing Situational Leadership: Managing People to Perform.

16. Implementing Situational Leadership: Building Commitments.

17. Planning and Implementing Change.

18. Leadership to Achieve Quality.

19. Leadership Strategies for Organizational Transformation.

20. The Organizational Cone.

21. Synthesizing Management Theory: Integrating Situational Leadership with the Classics.

Appendix: Life Cycle Theory of Leadership Revisited.

Recommended Supplementary Reading.

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