Productive Workplaces: Dignity, Meaning, and Community in the 21st Century by Marvin R. Weisbord (25th Anniversary - 3rd Edition)

Productive Workplaces: Dignity, Meaning, and Community in the 21st Century by Marvin R. Weisbord (25th Anniversary - 3rd Edition)

Marvin R. Weisbord


Strategy and Business 2012 Organizational Culture Book of the Year

This third edition of the classic resource, Productive Workplaces is smart, well-written and well-researched, thoughtful, somewhat provocative, and a one-of-a-kind review of the integration of economics, technology, and people. It covers such topics as: the work on self as integral to organizational change; the revision of Lewinian concepts for a new era; and the history behind "getting everybody improving whole systems" as a response to fast change and increasing diversity (not the same as using any particular method). The themes, case studies (many revisited), and models are as relevant as ever.

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