You are here

Resources to help you transition to teaching online

Instructors: To support your transition to online learning, please see our resources and tools page whether you are teaching in the UK, or teaching outside of the UK.

Inspection copy update April 2020: Due to the current restrictions in place in response to COVID-19, our inspection copy policy has changed. Please refer to our updated inspection copy policy for full details. If you have recently placed an inspection copy order with us, we will be in touch to advise of any changes.

Organizational Diagnosis and Assessment

Organizational Diagnosis and Assessment
Bridging Theory and Practice

September 1998 | 496 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This book presents a distinctive approach to organizational consultation and planned change that reflects current research and theorizing about organizational change and effectiveness.

The authors draw on multiple analytical frameworks to produce empirically grounded models of sources of ineffectiveness and forces for change. The book offers workable solutions to critical problems and demonstrates ways to meet organizational challenges such as market downturns, technological change, and alliances with other organizations.

Frames and Models in Organizational Diagnosis
Applying the Open-Systems Frame
Assessing Effectiveness and Ineffectiveness
Diagnostic Models in Use
Diagnosing Organizational Politics
Group Performance
Organization Design
Human Resource Management
Emergent Behavior and Workforce Diversity
Organizational Culture
Diagnosis across the Organizational Life Cycle
Labor Relations
Strategy Formation and Organizational Learning
Diagnosing Macro Systems
Applying Multiple Theoretical Frames

"This book presents sharp-image diagnosis, a distinctive approach to consultation and planned changes that reflects current research in organizational change and effectiveness." 

Business Horizons

Preview this book

For instructors

Select a Purchasing Option

ISBN: 9780803955110

SAGE Knowledge is the ultimate social sciences digital library for students, researchers, and faculty. Hosting more than 4,400 titles, it includes an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more.

The platform allows researchers to cross-search and seamlessly access a wide breadth of must-have SAGE book and reference content from one source.

SAGE Knowledge brings together high-quality content from across our imprints, including CQ Press and Corwin titles.