INTRODUCTION TO WORK AND ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR
STOCK FOR DELIVERY
22 MAY 2015
A core textbook for all modules in organizational behaviour offering a balance of critical and managerial perspectives, a keen focus on ethics and diversity, international research and examples, and new video interviews with business managers which demonstrate how key theories come together in practice to inform everyday life in an organization.
PART I FOUNDATIONS OF WORK AND ORGANIZATIONS 1. Introducing contemporary organizational behaviour 2. The social nature of work 3. Studying work and organizations PART II INDIVIDUALS IN THE WORKPLACE 4. Personality and self-identity 5. Perception and emotions 6. Motivation 7. Learning 8. Class, gender, race and equality 9. Diversity and people management *SIGNIFICANTLY REWORKED PART III GROUP DYNAMICS AND MANAGEMENT PROCESSES 10. Groups and teams 11. Communication 12. Leadership 13. Decision-making, ethics and social responsibility 14. Power, politics and conflict PART IV ORGANIZATION DESIGN AND CHANGE 15. Structure 16. Technology 17. Culture 18. Change *NEW Bibliography Glossary Index of personal names Subject index