9780324165869

Organizational Behavior

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  • ISBN13:

    9780324165869

  • ISBN10:

    0324165862

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/22/2002
  • Publisher: South-Western College Pub
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Summary

Organizational Behavior: Foundations, Realities, and Challenges Fourth Edition clearly illustrates how a sound understanding or organizational behavior can help readers successfully navigate the complexities of today's organizations. The text itself is grounded in the theory of the field, cultivating an understanding of the scientific foundation of organization behavior. That foundation is then applied to the contemporary realities of today's business environment through in depth and insightful explorations of some of today's most compelling organizations. Throughout the text readers are challenged to think critically about the material at hand and their own attitudes, refining the organization behavior tools that they will continually develop and employ throughout their careers. The prevailing theme of the text is change and the demands it places on people and organizations to grow and adjust while maintaining well being in in an environment of constant and rapid change. Expertly written with a vibrant illustrations and design, Organizational Behavior, Fourth Edition is sure to engage readers.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Organizational Behavior in Changing Times
Organizations in the 21st Century and Managerial Challenges
Individual Processes and Behavior
Personality, Perception, and Attribution
Attitudes, Values, and Ethics
Motivation at Work
Learning and Performance Management
Stress and Well-Being at Work
Interpersonal Processes and Behavior
Communication
Work Teams and Groups
Decision Making by Individuals and Groups
Power and Political Behavior
Leadership and Followership
Conflict at Work
Organizational Processes and Structure
Jobs and the Design of Work
Organizational Design and Structure
Organizational Culture
Career Management
Managing Change
Appendices
Glossary
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