ISBN 9788178298962,Culture and Organizational Behaviour

Culture and Organizational Behaviour



SAGE Publications Ltd

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788178298962

ISBN-10 8178298961


Number of Pages 448 Pages
Language (English)


Culture And Organizational Behaviour Is A Textbook For Management Studies That Highlights The Effect Of The Confluence Of Western And Indian Cultural Influences. It Adheres To The Syllabi Of The Organizational Behaviour Courses Followed In Most Major Universities And Management Institutes. The Book Presents Basic Knowledge Of Organizational Behaviour As Developed In The West, Adds To These The Latest Global Research Findings, And Situates Them In The Indian Cultural Perspective. It Also Highlights The Issues That Emanate From The Interface Of The Indian Culture And Organizational Behaviour. Key Features: - Contains Updated Case Studies From Indian Organizations - Focuses On Current And Emerging Strategies In Organizational Structures, Leadership, Power And Politics - Covers Topics Like Balancing Work And Other Responsibilities, Power And Politics, And Conflict And Negotiation, Which, Though Extremely Crucial To Organizational Behaviour, Have Perhaps Not Got Due Attention In The Existing Literature - Presents The Relatively Unexplored Effects Of Indian Culture On Organizational Behaviour. Provides A Platform Where Both Theoretical And Practical Issues Can Be Addressed By Managers, Researchers, Students, And Teachers Alike. Table Of Contents Preface I. The Backdrop Organizational Behaviour Indian Cultural Context The Indian Milieu II. Individuals Self And Personality Well-Being : The Ultimate Goal Of Life Groups Individuals And Group Dynamics Working For Self And Others Teamwork Power And Politics Effective Leadership Theories Of Leadership Organizations Organizational Culture Knowledge Organization Organizational Change And Development References