Introduction to work and organizational behaviour

by John Bratton Also by this author

Contents

PART I: FOUNDATIONS OF WORK AND ORGANIZATIONS

  1. Introducing contemporary organizational behaviour
  2. The social nature of work
  3. Studying work and organizations

PART II: INDIVIDUALS IN THE WORKPLACE

  1. Personality and self-identity
  2. Perception and emotions
  3. Motivation
  4. Learning and work
  5. Class, gender, race and equality
  6. Diversity and people management

PART III: GROUP DYNAMICS AND MANAGEMENT PROCESSES

  1. Groups and teams
  2. Communication
  3. Leadership
  4. Decision-making, ethics and social responsibility
  5. Power, politics and conflict

PART IV: ORGANIZATION DESIGN AND CHANGE

  1. Structure
  2. Technology
  3. Culture
  4. Change