Organizational Behavior / Edition 7

Organizational Behavior / Edition 7

by Steven McShane, Mary Von Glinow
     
 

ISBN-10: 0077862589

ISBN-13: 9780077862589

Pub. Date: 01/16/2014

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Organisational Behavior, 7e by McShane/Von Glinow helps everyone make sense of Organizational Behavior, and provides the conceptual tools to work more effectively in the workplace. This author duo continue the trailblazing innovations that made previous editions of Organizational Behavior recognised and adopted by the new generation organisational

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Organisational Behavior, 7e by McShane/Von Glinow helps everyone make sense of Organizational Behavior, and provides the conceptual tools to work more effectively in the workplace. This author duo continue the trailblazing innovations that made previous editions of Organizational Behavior recognised and adopted by the new generation organisational behavior (OB) instructor.

The McShane and Von Glinow product is acclaimed for:

  • Readability, presentation of current knowledge
  • Linking OB concepts and theories with reality
  • Strong International/Global orientation
  • Contemporary Theory Foundation (without the jargon)
  • Active Learning and Critical Thinking Support
  • Textbook's philosophy OB knowledge is for everyone, not just traditional managers.

    Organisational Behavior, 7e is written in the context of these emerging workplace realities. This edition explains how emotions are the foundation of employee motivation, attitudes, and decisions; how social networks generate power and shape communication patterns; how self-concept influences individual behavior, team cohesion, and leadership; and how adopting a global mindset has become an important employee characteristic in this increasingly interconnected world. This book also presents the reality that organizational behavior is not just for managers; it is relevant and valuable to anyone who works in and around organizations.

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  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780077862589
    Publisher:
    McGraw-Hill Higher Education
    Publication date:
    01/16/2014
    Edition description:
    List
    Pages:
    704
    Sales rank:
    167,498
    Product dimensions:
    8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.10(d)
    Age Range:
    18 Years

    Table of Contents

    PART ONE: Introduction
    Chapter 1: Introduction to the Field of Organizational Behavior

    PART TWO: Individual Behavior and Processes
    Chapter 2: Individual Behavior, Personality, and Values
    Chapter 3: Perceiving Ourselves and Others in Organizations
    Chapter 4: Workplace Emotions, Attitudes, and Stress

    Chapter 5: Foundations of Employee Motivation
    Chapter 6: Applied Performance Practices
    Chapter 7: Decision Making and Creativity

    PART THREE: Team Processes
    Chapter 8: Team Dynamics
    Chapter 9: Communicating in Teams and Organizations
    Chapter 10: Power and Influence in the Workplace
    Chapter 11: Conflict and Negotiation in the Workplace
    Chapter 12: Leadership in Organizational Settings

    PART FOUR: Organizational Processes
    Chapter 13: Designing Organizational Structures
    Chapter 14: Organizational Culture
    Chapter 15: Organizational Change

    Additional Cases
    Appendix A: Theory Building and Systematic Research Methods
    Appendix B: Scoring Keys for Self-Assessment Activities (available online)

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