Effective Teamwork: Practical Lessons from Organizational Research / Edition 3

Effective Teamwork: Practical Lessons from Organizational Research / Edition 3

by Michael A. West
     
 

West (organizational psychology, Aston Business School) provides tools, along with case studies, discussion questions, exercises, and questionnaires, to help teams overcome difficulties that prevent effective team work. There are new chapters on creating teams, conflict in teams, virtual team working, and team working across national boundaries in this second edition,… See more details below

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West (organizational psychology, Aston Business School) provides tools, along with case studies, discussion questions, exercises, and questionnaires, to help teams overcome difficulties that prevent effective team work. There are new chapters on creating teams, conflict in teams, virtual team working, and team working across national boundaries in this second edition, plus more material on emotions in teams, trust within and between teams, team leadership, and the relationship between working in teams and mental health. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470974988
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/21/2012
Series:
Psychology of Work and Organizations Series
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
1Do Teams Work?7
2Creating Teams27
3Leading Teams49
4Team Building75
5Team Vision88
6Being Part of a Team102
7Aiming for Excellence in Team Work117
8Creative Problem Solving137
9Team Support155
10Conflict in Teams171
11Teams in Organizations183
Bibliography205
Author Index216
Subject Index220

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