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Gossip and organizations

Author: Kathryn Waddington
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2012.
Series: Management, organizations and society (London, England), 20.
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Gossip is a complex and ubiquitous phenomenon, widely found and variously practiced. Gossip and Organizations provides the reader with an analysis of gossip and informal knowledge across different national, organizational and cultural contexts, drawing upon empirical findings and the author's experiences of researching gossip in nursing and healthcare organizations and higher educational institutions. Kathryn  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Waddington, Kathryn.
Gossip and organizations.
New York : Routledge, 2012
(DLC) 2011052506
(OCoLC)771425932
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Waddington
ISBN: 9780203111789 0203111788 9781136279829 1136279822 1283585618 9781283585613
OCLC Number: 810276552
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 192 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction --
Organizing gossip --
Gossip and ethics --
Gossip and emotion --
Gossip and identity --
The politics of gossip --
Sensemaking and the management of gossip --
Future directions.
Series Title: Management, organizations and society (London, England), 20.
Responsibility: Kathryn Waddington.

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Gossip is a complex and ubiquitous phenomenon, widely found and variously practiced by different individuals and groups. This book presents an analysis of gossip and informal knowledge across  Read more...

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"This is an exciting and innovative book that makes a valuable contribution to our understanding of gossip in organizations." Andrew Brown (University of Bath, UK)

 
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