Organization Theory: A Public and Nonprofit Perspective / Edition 3

Organization Theory: A Public and Nonprofit Perspective / Edition 3

by Harold F. Gortner, Kenneth L. Nichols, Carolyn Ball
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0495006807

ISBN-13: 9780495006800

Pub. Date: 10/02/2006

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Master organizational theory with ORGANIZATION THEORY: A PUBLIC AND NON-PROFIT PERSPECTIVE! With coverage of how organizational theories relate to both government and nonprofits, this political science text provides you with information that is vital for your future career. A book specific website provides case studies, review materials, and links for further

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Master organizational theory with ORGANIZATION THEORY: A PUBLIC AND NON-PROFIT PERSPECTIVE! With coverage of how organizational theories relate to both government and nonprofits, this political science text provides you with information that is vital for your future career. A book specific website provides case studies, review materials, and links for further exploration that help you discover how theory applies to real-life. Studying is made easy with tools found throughout the text such as review questions, a glossary of important terms, ethical considerations, and the impact of technology on government and nonprofit organizations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495006800
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/02/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
448
Sales rank:
815,254
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Organization Research and Theory. 2. Blurring Sectors: Public and Private. 3. Pivotal Controversies. 4. Structure. 5. Communication. 6. Accountability and Transparency. 7. Decisionmaking. 8. Motivation and Culture. 9. Leadership. 10. Change and Stability. Glossary. Index (an author index and a subject index).

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