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Major Works: Organizational Studies

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 59 new and published major works in the subject of Organizational Studies — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

New and Published Books

  1. Information Space (RLE: Organizations)

    By Max Boisot

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    In this book the author lays the foundations for a new political economy of information. The information space, or I-Space is the conceptual framework in which organizations, institutions and cultures are being transformed by new information and communication technologies. In the penultimate...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Foreman (RLE: Organizations)

    Aspects of Task and Structure

    By David Dunkerley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    The foreman is usually regarded as a filter in a chain of command in industrial organizations. In this book, however, the author suggests that this view is not adequate, and he proposes instead a model of analysis which employs a systems perspective. The role of the foreman is seen in terms of the...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Company Organization (RLE: Organizations)

    Theory and Practice

    By M . C. Barnes, A. H. Fogg, C. N. Stephens, L. G. Titman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    This summary of theory and practice is inspired by the belief that cut and dried solutions to management problems are inappropriate and that every set of circumstances requires a unique synthesis of experience and relevant theories. In this book the authors have reviewed the main texts and theories...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Freedom and Co-ordination (RLE: Organizations)

    Lectures in Business Organization

    By Mary Parker Follett

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    A pioneer in the fields of organizational theory and behaviour Mary Parker Follett authored a number of books and numerous essays, articles and speeches on human relations, political philosophy, psychology and management. The first woman invited to address the London School of Economics, this book...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Management Organization and Employment Structure (RLE: Organizations)

    New Directions in Theory and Practice

    By Tony Watson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    The book brings together in a single volume material and issues normally treated separately, such as management studies, organisation theory, personnel management, industrial relations and motivation theory. Traditional topics such as the Hawthorne Experiments, Weber’s ideal type of bureaucracy and...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    Theory and Behaviour

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    Re-issuing volumes originally published between 1949 and 1995 this 31 volume set examines the theory and behaviour of organizations. Topics covered include: the sociology of work leadership and organizations politics at work theory and practice of company organization patterns of business...

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of Organizations (RLE: Organizations)

    Edited by James G. March

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    This book charts the state of organizational research and theory during the 1960s. A compendium of results, references, concepts ideas and theories, this Handbook will be of interest to both academics in organizational theory and managers facing operating problems of organizations....

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Sociology of the Workplace (RLE: Organizations)

    Edited by Malcolm Warner

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    This volume adopts an interdisciplinary approach. The study of the workplace is approached from the standpoint of industrial sociology, industrial relations, industrial anthropology and other related disciplines. It includes contributions from economists and psychologists as well as from...

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Doing Research in Organizations (RLE: Organizations)

    Edited by Alan Bryman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    This textbook provides first-hand, inside accounts of the process of doing research in organizations. It is intended both for students of research methods in sociology and social psychology, and for students of organization studies, organizational behaviour and management. The contributors tackle...

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Leadership and Organizations (RLE: Organizations)

    Edited by Alan Bryman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Organizations

    In this textbook Alan Bryman provides a detailed and critical examination of the literature on leadership in organizations, giving special recognition to the needs of students of organizational behaviour and the social psychology of organizations. After an examination of the complexity of the...

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge