Reframing Organizations: Artistry, Choice and Leadership

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$11.31
UPC:
9780787987992
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Publisher:
Jossey-Bass; 4 edition (August 18, 2008)
Binding:
Paperback
Pages:
544
Shipping Weight:
1.6 pounds
Language:
English
Product Dimensions:
7 x 1.5 x 9.3 inches
ISBN-10:
0787987999
ISBN-13:
978-0787987992
Author:
Lee G. Bolman,Terrence E. Deal

Product Overview

First published in 1984, Lee Bolman and Terrence Deal?s best-selling book has become a classic in the field. Its four-frame model examines organizations as factories, families, jungles, and theaters or temples:The Structural Frame: how to organize and structure groups and teams to get resultsThe Human Resource Frame: how to tailor organizations to satisfy human needs, improve human resource management, and build positive interpersonal and group dynamicsThe Political Frame: how to cope with power and conflict, build coalitions, hone political skills, and deal with internal and external politicsThe Symbolic Frame: how to shape a culture that gives purpose and meaning to work, stage organizational drama for internal and external audiences, and build team spirit through ritual, ceremony, and storyThis new edition is filled with new case examples such as Hurricane Katrina and profiles of great leaders such as Mother Theresa, Thomas Keller, and others. In addition, the book updates the Organizational Theory's Greatest Hits" text boxes throughout, and increases geographic, cultural and gender diversity in examples and text. It also features an enhanced online teacher's guide with a new test bank, as well as updated PowerPoint slides, teaching ideas and experiential activities, and links to resources.

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