The Resource The civilized organization : Norbert Elias and the future of organization studies, edited by Ad van Iterson [and others]

The civilized organization : Norbert Elias and the future of organization studies, edited by Ad van Iterson [and others]

Label
The civilized organization : Norbert Elias and the future of organization studies
Title
The civilized organization
Title remainder
Norbert Elias and the future of organization studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ad van Iterson [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book brings a major new resource to organization studies: the work of Norbert Elias. By applying his ideas in a critical but sympathetic way, the authors provide a new perspective on the never-ending stream of management fads and fashions. Standing back and taking a more detached perspective, inspired by the work of Norbert Elias (1897-1990), it becomes clear that many 'new' types of organizations are often variations on an old theme. Elias gives us considerable purchase on current debates through his emphasis on long-term historical perspectives, his highlighting of issues of power, emoti
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
302.3/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD58.7
LC item number
.C593 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Advances in organization studies,
Series volume
v. 10
Label
The civilized organization : Norbert Elias and the future of organization studies, edited by Ad van Iterson [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Civilized Organization. Norbert Elias and the future of Organization Studies; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Introduction. Norbert Elias and the civilized organization; Part I: Organizing Discourse; Chapter 1: The development of meeting behaviour in modern organizations and the rise of an upper class of professional chairpersons; Chapter 2: Blame and praise gossip in organizations Established, outsiders and the civilising process; Chapter 3: The humiliating organisation. The functions and dysfunctions of degradation; Part II: Negotiating Boundaries
Control code
ocm53118718
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 251 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027297051
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b24232245
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53118718
  • pebcs0585471649
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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