Previous Chapter Chapter 4: Life after Berger and Luckmann: A Theoretically Diverse World Next Chapter

  • Citations
  • Add to My List
  • Text Size

Life after Berger and Luckmann: A Theoretically Diverse World
Life after berger and luckmann: A theoretically diverse world

In this chapter we explore the growing diversity of thinking about organizations, and their place in society, that begins to emerge in the late twentieth century. We begin the chapter by giving a brief summary of the changing political, economic, and social conditions beginning in the 1960s as a way of showing how a broadening set of social dynamics parallels the emergence of a diverse set of organizational theories that respond to and aspire to comport with a widening set of organizational concerns. The chapter presents this diverse set of theories via the interpretive lens of social construction. Social construction is the idea that society—and the ...

Looks like you do not have access to this content.

Login

Don’t know how to login?

Click here for free trial login.

Back to Top

Copy and paste the following HTML into your website