Book Title: Developing Organizational and Managerial Wisdom

Author: Brad C. Anderson

Book Description: This book presents the results of novel research into the dynamics of values, rationality, and power in organizations. Through this understanding, readers will gain insights and frameworks with which to understand the actions of others within their environment. Armed with the knowledge of how values, rationality, and power influence people's actions, readers will gain tools they can use to navigate the complexity of organizations to foster wise action.

License:
Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial ShareAlike

Contents

Book Information

Book Description

Can we develop organizational and managerial wisdom? Can we even put words like “organization” and “manager” in the same sentence as wisdom?

You bet we can.

This book presents the results of novel research into the dynamics of values, rationality, and power in organizations. Through this understanding, readers will gain insights and frameworks with which to understand the actions of others within their environment. Armed with the knowledge of how values, rationality, and power influence people’s actions, readers will gain tools they can use to navigate the complexity of organizations to foster wise action.

Author

Brad C. Anderson

Subject

Business & Management

Metadata

Title
Developing Organizational and Managerial Wisdom
Author
Brad C. Anderson
Primary Subject
Business & Management
Additional Subject(s)
Organizational theory & behaviour, Business ethics & social responsibility
Publisher
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Publication Date
January 6, 2020
Ebook ISBN
978-1-9991981-9-0
Print ISBN
978-1-9991981-8-3