Human Services as Complex Organizations

4.25 avg rating
( 4 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781412956932: Human Services as Complex Organizations
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

"Hasenfeld has done it again. An excellent collection of essays on many of the most important trends and issues involving human service organizations."
―Mayer N. Zald, Professor (emeritus), Sociology, Social Work, and Management, University of Michigan

The Second Edition of this best-selling text provides a comprehensive and state-of-the-art perspective on human service organizations. This vanguard collection weaves the latest theoretical and empirical studies in macro theory with contemporary examples from hospitals, schools, social service organizations, mental health centers, and public welfare agencies. Blending theory with application, this outstanding anthology highlights the moral choices and accomplishments made by human service organizations.

Key Features of This Edition

  • Presents the latest theoretical and empirical studies on human service organizations, offering students key analytical tools to study and understand human behavior in various contexts.
  • Introduces important new topics, such as the impact of the policy environment, emotional labor, and advocacy
  • Offers students a new perspective with original studies on organizational ideologies, conditions of work, structuration of service technologies, diversity, and discretion.

Intended Audience
This exceptional compilation of the best theoretical and empirical studies on human service organizations is indispensable to graduate students and scholars of organization studies, organizational behavior, and Human Behavior in the Social Environment.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781412956949: Human Services as Complex Organizations

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1412956943 ISBN 13:  9781412956949
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc, 2009
Softcover

9780803940642: Human Services as Complex Organizations

SAGE P..., 1992
Hardcover

9780803940659: Human Services as Complex Organizations

SAGE P..., 1992
Softcover