Course Codes : HRM60016
Organizational Behaviour and Work
Publication Date 17 Dec 2013
OverviewThis enlightening, introductory textbook will help you to understand the complexities of organizational life, by encouraging you to look with a critical eye at modern business practices and to engage with what you see. The fourth edition of Organizational Behaviour and Work takes the reader through from critical perspectives on classic organizational behaviour topics to the core of the critical approaches, including power, resistance, and alternative forms of organization. The book also includes enhanced pedagogy, ensuring that the text is highly accessible, assuming no knowledge on the part of the reader. The range of themes and topics explored provides a rich picture of the realities of organizational life, and of the varied contributions that make up the study of organizational behaviour. New to this edition Increased discussion of ethical concerns in the work place, including new case studies relating to rudeness and whistle-blowing.Employability, a key concern for both students and employers, is discussed in detail in the opening chapter.Further international examples and case studies reflect the globalized nature of modern business.An abundance of new case studies, critical thinking, and group exercises have been added to the accompanying website.