Group Dynamics and Organizational Culture
  • Author : Athena Xenikou
  • Release Date : 16 September 2017
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 232
  • ISBN 13 : 9781137265463

Download Group Dynamics and Organizational Culture eBook in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Book Description: Furnham and Xenikou provide an overview of the classic and contemporary theories debated within organizational culture, grounding debates within the context of group dynamics. This psychological focus ties in with OB modules, allowing students to develop their understanding of the psychological processes underpinning organizational life.

Group Dynamics and Organizational Culture

Group Dynamics and Organizational Culture

Author : Athena Xenikou,D. Pendleton
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Genre : Business & Economics
DOWNLOAD

Furnham and Xenikou provide an overview of the classic and contemporary theories debated within organizational culture, grounding debates within the context of group dynamics. This psychological focus ties in with OB modules, allowing students to develop their understanding of the psychological processes underpinning organizational life....

Human Resources Management  Concepts  Methodologies  Tools  and Applications

Human Resources Management Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications

Author : Management Association, Information Resources
Publisher : IGI Global
Genre : Computers
DOWNLOAD

Human resources management is essential for any workplace environment and is deemed most effective when a strategic focus is in place to ensure that people can facilitate that achievement of organizational goals. But, effective human resource management also contains an element of risk management for an organization which, as a ...

Group Dynamics and Organizational Culture

Group Dynamics and Organizational Culture

Author : Athena Xenikou,Adrian Furnham
Publisher : Red Globe Press
Genre : Business & Economics
DOWNLOAD

Provides the rationale, tools and methodology to build a company culture based on the free expression of gratitude and reveals remarkably effective ways for leaders to build a culture in which each individual employee possesses: courage to make important decisions; willingness to take initiative; trust in the organization and fellow ...

Racial and Cultural Dynamics in Group and Organizational Life

Racial and Cultural Dynamics in Group and Organizational Life

Author : Mary B. McRae,Ellen L. Short
Publisher : SAGE Publications
Genre : Psychology
DOWNLOAD

"The field has been waiting for a masterpiece like Racial and Cultural Dynamics in Group and Organizational Life for a long time. It provides a thoughtful account of the subtle, barely visible, and sometimes unspeakable influences of racial and cultural dynamics that occur in groups." —Leo Wilton, Binghamton University, State ...

Group Dynamics for Teams

Group Dynamics for Teams

Author : Daniel Levi
Publisher : SAGE Publications
Genre : Psychology
DOWNLOAD

Incorporating the latest research throughout, Daniel Levi’s Fifth Edition of Group Dynamics for Teams explains the basic psychological concepts of group dynamics, focusing on their application with teams in the workplace. Grounded in psychology research and a practical focus on organizational behavior issues, this engaging book helps readers understand ...

Organizational Cultures

Organizational Cultures

Author : Diana C. Pheysey
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Business & Economics
DOWNLOAD

First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

The Power of Groups in Youth Sport

The Power of Groups in Youth Sport

Author : Mark W. Bruner,Mark A. Eys,Luc J. Martin
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Psychology
DOWNLOAD

Focused on understanding the key underlying group processes that contribute to youth sport experiences, The Power of Groups in Youth Sport provides an innovative and expansive overview of the research in group dynamics within youth sports. The first section of the book examines topics relating to forming and structuring groups, ...

Group Dynamics for Teams

Group Dynamics for Teams

Author : Daniel Levi,David A. Askay
Publisher : SAGE Publications
Genre : Psychology
DOWNLOAD

Grounded in psychology research but with a practical focus on organizational behavior issues, Group Dynamics for Teams helps readers understand and participate in teams more effectively in day-to-day work. Best-selling author Daniel Levi and new co-author David A. Askay thoroughly examine basic group dynamics concepts, such as goals, norms, cooperation, ...

Inter Organizational Culture

Inter Organizational Culture

Author : Fabiano Larentis,Claudia Simone Antonello,Luiz Antonio Slongo
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Business & Economics
DOWNLOAD

In order to be developed, inter-organizational relationships, as well as organizational cultures, rely on communication, learning, trust, commitment, and shared meanings and symbols. This book discusses the emergence and development of an inter-organizational culture, in which meanings, beliefs, and values of people from different companies interact. It proposes that inter-organizational ...

Culture  Self Identity  and Work

Culture Self Identity and Work

Author : Miriam Erez,P. Christopher Earley
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Business & Economics
DOWNLOAD

A great deal of research has recently been completed on behavior and the organization of work, most of which has viewed it from an ethnocentric perspective. In this work, Erez and Earley show how this is insufficient to develop a global theory of work behavior--it necessitates the inclusion of a ...

Enhancing Organizational Performance

Enhancing Organizational Performance

Author : Committee on Techniques for the Enhancement of Human Performance,Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,National Research Council
Publisher : National Academies Press
Genre : Business & Economics
DOWNLOAD

Total quality management (TQM), reengineering, the workplace of the twenty-first century--the 1990s have brought a sense of urgency to organizations to change or face stagnation and decline, according to Enhancing Organizational Performance. Organizations are adopting popular management techniques, some scientific, some faddish, often without introducing them properly or adequately measuring ...

Organizational Culture and Leadership

Organizational Culture and Leadership

Author : Edgar H. Schein
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Business & Economics
DOWNLOAD

Regarded as one of the most influential management books of all time, this fourth edition of Leadership and Organizational Culture transforms the abstract concept of culture into a tool that can be used to better shape the dynamics of organization and change. This updated edition focuses on today's business realities. ...