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Experiencing organizations

Author: Stephen Fineman; Yiannis Gabriel
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 1996.
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Told through the fresh, sharp eyes of new organizational recruits, these sometimes comic, often traumatic, but always vivid and revealing accounts of organizations have much to say to learners and old hands alike. Grouped in sections on 'images', 'winning and losing' and 'survival and injuries', the narratives encompass a wide gamut of themes and issues. These include power and politics in organizations;
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Fineman, Stephen.
Experiencing organizations.
London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 1996
(DLC) 96068416
(OCoLC)35182291
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Fineman; Yiannis Gabriel
ISBN: 9781849207003 1849207003 9780803978713 0803978715 9781446250525 1446250520
OCLC Number: 464697109
Description: 1 online resource (192 pages)
Contents: 1. Images and mirages --
2. Performance and impressions --
3. Red tape --
4. Functions and ceremonies --
5. The gods --
6. Winners and losers --
7. Compliance and resistance --
8. Games --
9. Who gets the blame? --
10. Networks and empires --
11. In at the deep end --
12. Behind closed doors --
13. Injuries and insults --
14. Sexual harassment --
15. Surviving.
Responsibility: Stephen Fineman and Yiannis Gabriel.
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