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Overview

Overview:

M: Organizational Behavior provides the essential OB knowledge to students in an accessible, student focused presentation. This text builds on the strengths of the main textbook, including a strong literature foundation, excellent readability, meaningful exhibits, global representation of examples, and presentation of both core and emerging topics. McShane/Von Glinow allows students to practice applying concepts via Connect.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078029417
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 1/5/2011
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 870,946
  • Product dimensions: 8.90 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Steven L. McShane is Professor of Management in the Graduate School of Management at the University of Western Australia (UWA). He has also served on the business faculties at Simon Fraser University and Queen’s University in Canada. He received his Ph.D. from Michigan State University, MIR from University of Toronto, and BA from Queen’s University in Canada. Steve is a past president of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) and is an Honourary Professor at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) in Malaysia.

Steve has published or presented dozens of research articles on such diverse topics as emotions and decision making, pay equity, media bias in business magazines, and organizational learning. He is the lead author of four organizational behaviour textbooks: Organizational Behavior, 3rd edition (2005) and Organizational Behavior: Essentials, 1st edition (2006) with Professor Mary Ann Von Glinow (Florida International University), Organisational Behaviour on the Pacific Rim, Enhanced edition (2005) with Professor Tony Travaglione (Charles Sturt University), and Canadian Organizational Behaviour, 6th edition (2006). These are among the top-selling OB textbooks in North America, Asia, and Oceania, and have been adopted by the top-ranked universities in these regions of the world.

Steve receives high teaching ratings from MBA and doctoral students both in Perth, Australia, and in Singapore, where he also teaches for UWA. He is also a popular visiting speaker, having given over 40 talks between 2003 and 2005 to faculty and students at other universities around the world.

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Table of Contents

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 - Perception and Learning in Organizations Chapter 4 - Workplace Emotions, Attitudes, and Stress Chapter 5 - Employee Motivation Chapter 6 - Decision Making and Creativity

Part three: TEAM PROCESSES
Chapter 7 - Team Dynamics Chapter 8 - Communicating in Teams and Organizations Chapter 9 - Power and Influence in the Workplace Chapter 10 - Understanding and Managing Workplace Conflict Chapter 11 - Leadership in Organizational Settings

Part four: ORGANIZATIONAL PROCESSES
Chapter 12 - Designing Organizational Structures Chapter 13 - Organizational Culture Chapter 14 - Organizational Change

Credits Index

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