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Supervisors

  • By: Angel Barrasa & Ángel Castro
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Almost every organization, except very small ones, is based on different levels of management structure. The earliest formal theories of organization—bureaucratic theory and administrative management—placed hierarchy at the core of management processes and emphasized chain of ...

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