In this tour de force, authors Stewart R. Clegg, David Courpasson, and Nelson Phillips provide a comprehensive account of power and organizations, unlocking power as the central relation of modern organizations and society. The authors present an excellent synthesis of organization, social and political theory to offer an overview of power and organizations that is historically informed, addresses current issues, and is comprehensive in scope.

Critical Theories of Organizational Power

Critical theories of organizational power

Chapter Outline

In this chapter we will:

  • Introduce critical management studies as an important area with significant ramifications for understanding power in organizations.
  • Discuss critical management studies as a body of theory and a political ...
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