The book has taken a global approach with updated current knowledge, illustrating theories and concepts of organizational behaviour
provides the indispensable foundation of knowledge that is absolutely essential if one hopes to achieve success in educational leadership.
Researchers who study organizational behaviour
attribute this phenomenon to the following characteristics relating to the development of social processes at business organizations:
is the social science of how individuals, groups and organizations function.
Each contributor focuses on some of the traditional elements of organizational behaviour
, which, as Wilson rightly points out, is a complex and varied field of study.
What is missing for me - and what I believe would make them captivating for the reader - is the absence of a more acute sense of the drama of organizational life, and more evidence of the messiness of organizational behaviour
Given this, it seems reasonable to review the structure and content of the cases and then assess the book's suitability as a support for more traditional texts in organizational behaviour
including the assistance it provides the readers in their evaluation of the utility of theories.
Despite numerous discussions of the value of using alternative research methods in the organizational sciences over the past few years, it would appear that field studies utilizing self-report questionnaires are still the 'methods of choice' in the field of organizational behaviour
(Aldag & Stearns, 1988; Ganster,'Hennessey & Luthans, 1983; Mitchell, 1985; Podsakoff & Dalton, 1987; Podsakoff & Organ, 1986; Sims, 1979).
This book has been painstakingly and thoroughly prepared to cover extensively various facets - both micro as well as macro--of the field of organizational behaviour
CASES IN ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR
AND HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, edited by Mirza S.
The Centre has organized a multidisciplinary team of leading researchers and practitioners with expertise in organizational sociology, operations management, modeling, marketing, organizational behaviour
, and oncology.
In today's context organizational behaviour
has become an intricate issue demanding attention especially when we are engulfed in a scenario which is hypercompetitive and change-sensitive.