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Globalization and organization

World society and organizational change

Gili S. Drori, John W. Meyer og Hokyu Hwang

Oxford University Press 2006. 344 s. ISBN 0199284539
Bogomtale fra forlaget.

Analyzes the spread of global standards and organizations in the management of society and business

Examines examples such as management education, corporate governance, accounting, and human resources

Strong inter-disciplinary appeal



Introduction: Globalization and Organization , Gili S. Drori, John W. Meyer, and Hokyu Hwang

Part I: Globalization and Expanded Models of the Organized Actor

1. World Society and the Organizaitonal Actor , John W. Meyer, Gili S. Drori, and Hokyu Hwang

2. Scientization: Making a World Safe for Organization , Gili S. Drori and John W. Meyer

3. Globalization and the Shifting Locus of Planning , Hokyu Hwang

4. Elaborated Models of Governance in State and Society , Gili Drori

Part II: Dimensions of Organizational Rationalization

5. The Worldwide Diffusion of Professional Management Education , Hyeyoung Moon

6. The Making and Expansion of International Standards of Corporate Management , Peter Mendel

7. Transparent Accounting as a World Societal Rule , Yong Suk Jang

8. The Development and Spread of a 'Human Resources' Culture , Rose Xiaowei Luo

9. Turning the University into an Organizational Actor , Georg Kruecken and Frank Meier

Summary and Conclusion: Organizations in a World Society , Gili S. Drori, John W. Meyer, and Hokyu Hwang