Feeding marshmallows to alligators: The inherent fragility of human organization

R. Chia, D. Barry (Editor), H. Hansen (Editor)

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    Abstract

    This chapter discusses the inherent fragility of human organization. It is part of the 'Sage handbook of new approaches in management and organization'. Each chapter sets ideas in their historical context, lays out the key theoretical positions taken by each new approach and makes it clear why these approaches are different to more mainstream concepts. Throughout, contributors refer to existing studies that show how these developing themes will change the business and management arena.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationSage handbook of new approaches in management and organization
    Place of PublicationLondon
    Number of pages632
    Publication statusPublished - 30 Apr 2008

    Keywords

    • human organization
    • management
    • organization
    • business

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