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Organizational Development In The Public Sector

1st Edition

By David Carnevale


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As a stand-alone treatment of Organizational Development (OD), this is an excellent supplement to traditional textbooks in the field and is a good addition to readings in organizational behavior and principles of management. Carnevale provides the essentials of OD and more through his strong handling of the field's underlying values and assumptions

Table of Contents

1 Organizational Development: Assumptions and Values, 2 Public Administration and OD, 3 The Issue of Change, 4 Learning, Power, and Action Research, 5 Groups, Public Management Reform, and Organizational Development, 6 Conflict and OD, 7 Basic Values and Prospects

About the Author

David G. Carnevale earned his Ph.D. in public administration from Florida State University. Professor Carnevale has served as the Samuel Roberts Noble Presidential Professor at the University of Oklahoma, where he is currently a Professor of Human Relations and Political Science. He has been involved in an extensive number of training and consulting exercises with both public and private organizations.

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