Basic Group Processes by Paul B. Paulus (auth.), Paul B. Paulus (eds.)

By Paul B. Paulus (auth.), Paul B. Paulus (eds.)

Research on teams has been a massive concentration of shock between psychologists and sociologists for a few years. The examine of teams definitely merits a significant position in those disciplines for the reason that a lot of our habit happens in teams and plenty of vital social phenomena contain teams. concerns equivalent to management, conformity, workforce decision-making, workforce job functionality, and coalition formation have had an extended background of study. in spite of the fact that, lately a few different parts of study have blossomed that offer fascinating new views on crew methods (e.g., social impact). furthermore, subject matters of analysis have built open air the generally ac­ cepted area of staff dynamics (e.g., self-disclosure) which appear to be excited about quite easy crew strategies. simple staff tactics was once designed to collect in a single quantity a repre­ sentative pattern of the wide variety of labor presently being performed within the quarter of teams. the various chapters offer a evaluate of the literature whereas others concentration extra in particular on present courses of study. All, although, supply new insights into easy workforce methods and a host supply wide integrative schemes. the entire authors have been requested to stress theoretical concerns instead of a close presenta­ tion of study. uncomplicated crew tactics means that learn on teams is a full of life firm and forging attention-grabbing new theoretical and empirical directions.

Show description

Read Online or Download Basic Group Processes PDF

Best nonfiction_10 books

IGFs in the Nervous System

Within the previous few years, substantial awareness has been paid to the presence of insulin-like progress elements (IGFs) and their binding proteins (IGF-BPs) within the mind and peripheral neuronal tissue. IGFs are synthesized in the CNS, are sure to particular IGF-BPs and act on particular receptors. They signify a brand new category of progress elements and messengers within the mind and the outer edge.

Antibiotics and Chemotherapy: Current Topics

The aim of this e-book is to supply reports of assorted antibiotic issues with a purpose to be of curiosity to working towards clinicians and to microbiologists. it truly is was hoping that sufficient references were supplied to let the fanatic to immerse himself within the resource literature. No test has been made to hide the entire box, that's good catered for within the various works at the topic.

Additional info for Basic Group Processes

Sample text

Contingency approaches to leadership. : Southern Illinois University Press, 1974. Kraut, A. I. Some recent advances in cross-national management research. Academy of Management Journal, 1975,18,538-549. Lawrence, P. , & Lorsch, J. W. Organization and environment. Boston: Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, 1967. Leavitt, H. J. Some effects of certain communication patterns on group performance. Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, 1951,46,38-50. , & White, R. K. " Journal of Social Psychology, 1939,10,27-299.

E. A theory of leadership effectiveness. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1967. Fiedler, F. E. Notes on the methodology of the Graen, Orris, and Alvares studies testing the contingency model. Journal of Applied Psychology, 1971, 55, 202204. Fiedler, F. E. Personality and situational determinants of leader behavior. In E. M. Fleishman & J. G. ), Current developments in the study of leadership. : Southern Illinois University Press, 1973. Fiedler, F. E. The contingency model and the dynamics of the leadership process.

D. A review of the relationship between personality and performance in small groups. Psychological Bulletin, 1959,56,241-270. , & G1ube, R. Leadership decision-making: An empirical test of the Vroom and Yetton model. Journal of Management Studies, 1979, 16, 45-55. Leadership Theory and Research: A Systems-Process Integration 37 McMahon, J. T. The contingency model: Logic and method revisited: Personnel Psychology, 1972,25,697-710. Miles, R. , & Petty, M. M. Leader effectiveness in small bureaucracies.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 14 votes