(0) items

Essentials of Organizational Behavior,9780136077619
This item qualifies for


Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Essentials of Organizational Behavior

by ;


Pub. Date:
Prentice Hall
List Price: $161.80

Rent Textbook


Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.



New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.51

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 10th edition with a publication date of 2/12/2009.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.


The key elements of Organizational Behavior are presented in a focused, balanced, and conversational style. This best selling brief alternative for the OB course covers all the key concepts you need, the cutting-edge topics you hope for, and streamlined pedagogy to allow maximum flexibility in designing and shaping your course. This text provides students with the key concepts needed to understand, predict, and respond to the behavior of people in real world organizations. Introduction to Organizational Behavior; Personality and Values; Perception and Individual Decision Making; Job Attitudes; Motivation Concepts; Motivation: From Concepts to Applications; Emotions and Moods; Foundations of Group Behavior; Understanding Work Teams; Communication; Leadership; Power and Politics; Conflict and Negotiation; Foundations of Organization Structure; Organizational Culture; Organizational Change A short, focused reference for anyone currently in or planning to take on a management role, this text provides students with the key concepts needed to understand, predict, and respond to the behavior of people in real world organizations.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Organizational Behavior
The Individual in the Organization
Personality and Values
Perception and Individual Decision Making
Job Attitudes
Motivation Concepts
Motivation: From Concepts to Applications
Emotions and Moods
Groups in the Organization
Foundations of Group Behavior
Understanding Work Teams
Power and Politics
Conflict and Negotiation
The Organization System
Foundations of Organization Structure
Organizational Culture
Organizational Change
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...