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Organizational Communication - International Student Edition
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Organizational Communication - International Student Edition
A Critical Introduction

Second Edition (International Student Edition)


August 2018 | 480 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc

Organizational Communication is the first textbook in the field written from a critical perspective, while providing a comprehensive survey of theory and research in organizational communication. It familiarizes students with the field of organizational communication—historically, conceptually, and practically—and challenges them to reconsider their common sense understandings of work and organizations, preparing them for participation in 21st century organizational settings.

 

Linking theory with practice, Mumby explores the significant role played by organizations and corporations in constructing our identities. He provides important ways for students to critically reflect on their own relationships to work, consumption, and organizations. This edition includes the most recent advances in research and theory, and incorporates new contemporary examples and case studies throughout the text. 

 
 
Preface
 
Acknowledgements
 
Part I: Studying Organizations Critically
 
1. What is Organizational Communication?
 
2. Developing a Critical Approach to Organizational Communication
 
Part II: Studying Organizational Communication Historically
 
3. Fordism and Organizational Communication
 
4. Organizations as Communication Systems
 
5. Communication, Culture, and Organizing
 
Part III: Critical Perspectives on Organizational Communication and the New Workplace
 
6. Post-Fordism and Organizational Communication
 
7. Power and Resistance at Work
 
8. Communicating Gender at Work
 
9. Communicating Difference at Work
 
10. Branding, Work, and Consumption
 
11. Leadership Communication in the New Workplace
 
12. Information and Communication Technologies in/at Work
 
13. Organizational Communication, Globalization, and Corporate Social Responsibility
 
14. Communication, Meaningful Work, and Personal Identity
 
Glossary
 
References
 
Index
 
About the Authors

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