The Resource Understanding organizational culture, Mats Alvesson

Understanding organizational culture, Mats Alvesson

Label
Understanding organizational culture
Title
Understanding organizational culture
Statement of responsibility
Mats Alvesson
Title variation
Understanding organisational culture
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Unlike prescriptive books about organizations, "Understanding Organizational Culture" challenges and provokes the reader to think critically. It provides an insight into organizational culture, aided by numerous empirical illustrations from ethnographic studies that develop and illustrate how cultural thinking can be used in managerial and non-managerial organizational theory and practice. Mats Alvesson answers questions of definition, explores alternative perspectives and exands on substantive issues, before discussing key issues of research and developing his framework
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
302.35
Index
index present
LC call number
HD58.7
LC item number
.A4736 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Understanding organizational culture, Mats Alvesson
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Concept of Organizational Culture -- 2.Culture as a Metaphor and Metaphors for Culture -- 3.Organizational Culture and Identity -- 4.Organizational Culture and Performance -- 5.Organizational Culture, Strategy and Marketing -- 6.Organizational Culture and Leadership -- 7.Work and Multiple Levels of Culture -- 8.Ambiguity of Culture -- 9.Culture as Constraint: An Emancipatory Approach -- 10.Cultural Change -- 11.Conclusions
Control code
000050225006
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
[vii], 236 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780857025579
Other control number
40021855935
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.b30560834
System control number
  • (OCoLC)830341683
  • md30560834

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