Handbook of Workplace Spirituality and Organizational Performance / Edition 1

Handbook of Workplace Spirituality and Organizational Performance / Edition 1

by Robert A Giacalone, Carole L. Jurkiewicz
     
 

Contributors in areas such as psychology, management, and organizational behavior examine the role spirituality plays in workplace performance, providing a framework for interdisciplinary research and defining key concepts and applications of spirituality. The book is of interest to students and management professionals. Giacalone teaches business ethics at the Belk… See more details below

Overview

Contributors in areas such as psychology, management, and organizational behavior examine the role spirituality plays in workplace performance, providing a framework for interdisciplinary research and defining key concepts and applications of spirituality. The book is of interest to students and management professionals. Giacalone teaches business ethics at the Belk College of Business Administration. Jurkiewicz teaches at Louisiana State University. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765608444
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/27/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.26(h) x 1.42(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables and Figures
Foreword
Preface
1Toward a Science of Workplace Spirituality3
2Business and the Spirit: Management Practices That Sustain Values29
3The Human Side of Spirituality46
4Spirituality and Marketing: An Overview of the Literature57
5Organizational Interactions: A Basic Skeleton with Spiritual Tissue76
6Institutionalized Spirituality: An Oxymoron?93
7The Experience of Work: Spirituality and the New Workplace108
8Spiritual Well-Being, Spiritual Intelligence, and Healthy Workplace Policy123
9Ethical Climates and Spirituality: An Exploratory Examination of Theoretical Links137
10Spirituality, Consumption, and Business: A Pragmatic Perspective152
11Embracing Workplace Spirituality and Managing Organizational Politics: Servant Leadership and Political Skill for Volatile Times164
12Organizational Citizenship Behavior and the Spiritual Employee181
13Reconciling Professional and Personal Value Systems: The Spiritually Motivated Manager as Organizational Entrepreneur193
14A Study of Quality of Work Life, Spiritual Well-Being, and Life Satisfaction209
15Coming to Terms with Spirituality and Religion in the Workplace231
16Drawing the Line: Religion and Spirituality in the Workplace244
17Ethics at Work: Money, Spirituality, and Happiness257
18Honesty, Spirituality, and Performance at Work277
19Spiritual Wellness in the Workplace289
20The Role of Spirituality in Occupational Stress and Well-Being300
21Workplace Spirituality in the United States and the Former East Germany314
22Spirituality and Information336
23Culture and Consciousness: Measuring Spirituality in the Workplace by Mapping Values345
24Hope in the Workplace367
25When the Spirit Moves You: Administration, Law, and Spirituality in the Workplace378
26Spirituality and End-of-Life Care390
27Forgiveness in the Workplace405
28How Workplace Spirituality Becomes Mainstreamed in a Scholarly Organization421
29Operational Integrity: The Gateway to Workplace Harmony and Velocity429
30Spiritually Renewing Ourselves at Work: Finding Meaning Through Serving447
31Illuminating the Invisible: IT and Self-Discovery in the Workplace461
32Using the Everyday Challenges of Business to Transform Individuals and Organizations475
About the Editor and Contributors493
Index503

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