Library Logo
Scott, W. Richard.

Institutions and organizations / W. Richard Scott. - Thousand Oaks : SAGE c1995. - xvi, 178 p. ; 23 cm. - Foundations for organizational science .

Includes bibliographical references p. 153-171 and index.

1. Early Institutionalists. Early Institutional Theory in Economics. Early Institutional Theory in Political Science. Early Institutional Theory in Sociology -- 2. Institutional Theory and Organizations. Early Applications to Organizations. Neo-Institutional Theory and Organizations: Founding Conceptions -- 3. Contemporary Institutional Theory. Varying Emphases: The Three Pillars of Institutions. Varying Carriers. Varying Levels of Analysis -- 4. Explaining Institutions: Empirical Research. Creating and Changing Institutions. Maintaining and Diffusing Institutions -- 5. Institutional Effects on Societal Systems, Organizational Fields, and Organizational Populations: Empirical Research. Institutional Agents: The State and the Professions. Effects on Societal Systems. Effects on Organizational Fields. Effects on Organizational Populations -- 6. Institutional Effects on Organizational Structure and Performance: Empirical Research. Structural Effects of Institutional Context. Interaction Effects. Collective Responses to Institutional Environments. Responses by Individual Organizations -- 7. Accomplishments, Continuing Controversies, New Directions. Accomplishments. Continuing Controversies. New Directions.

0803956533 0803956525


Organizational sociology.
Social institutions.

HM131 / .S3845 1995

302.35 / SCI
Last Updated on September 15, 2019
© Dhaka University Library. All Rights Reserved|Staff Login