ISBN 9798172249921,Organizational Behavior

Organizational Behavior



Jaico Publishing House

Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9798172249921

ISBN-10 8172249926


Number of Pages 478 Pages
Language (English)


Well written, thorough, and well researched Gets to the point more quickly than the competition Offers suggestions for how managers and organizations can deal with diversity, motivation, leadership, technological change, etc. Both the opening and end of-chapter cases are illustrative of problems and concepts that the typical student can relate to. Innovative and reader-friendly. Colorful and dynamic ... Covers topics not found in your typical OB textbook. Students will find the chapters on the physical surroundings of the workplace and personal need in the workplace particularly interesting and useful. Learn the ins and outs of workplace behavior! An effective understanding of workplace behavior requires a solid grounding in both principles and practice. Organizational Behavior provides both. This comprehensive textbook uses realistic case examples, self-tests and plentiful tables and figures to illustrate the principles of work-place behavior. The classic areas of ethics, motivation, conflict and organizational culture are amply covered, while special attention is paid to such current issues as the effects of new technologies on workers, the pitfalls and opportunities of globalization and multiculturalism, the physical environment of the workplace, and the role perception plays in effective management.