Emotion in Organizations Paperback
Edited by Stephen Fineman
'This is an insightful book...offers an in-depth understanding of the dynamics at work within organizations, but also offers ways forward for new researchers. [A]n original contribution to the area of occupational psychology.
The book is appropriate for people who want to study organizational behaviour and occupational psychology.
It is thought-provoking and practical' - Profbooks.com Reviews This Second Edition contains key themes with all new contributors and is a completely separate work from the first.
Emotion in Organization presents original work from leading scholars in the field, they engage with emotion as a qualitative phenomenon which shapes and is shaped by organizational life.
Examining how emotion cannot be simply separated from thinking, judgment, decision-making and other so-called rational organizational processes, the book challenges us to build a passionate theory of organizations.
The introduction reviews the expansion of organizational emotion studies and their appeal to several social-scientific disciplines. Divided into four parts, the book reveals through stories, interviews, confessions, ethnographies and observations the way feeling and emotion lie at the heart of organizational functioning.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 304 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 27/06/2000
- Category: Organizational theory & behaviour
- ISBN: 9780761966258