Agency and Change
Rethinking Change Agency in Organizations
By (author) Raymond Caldwell
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Agency and Change by Raymond Caldwell
Book DescriptionThis excellent book remaps the limits and possibilities of change, clearly shifting the focus from outmoded debates on agency and structure to new practice-based discourses on agency and change. Offering readers a selective and critical review of key literature and empirical research, it will help students contextualize this complex subject area and independently evaluate future prospects for effective change agent roles in organizations Presenting an interdisciplinary exploration of competing discourses, the book uses two overarching conceptual continua: centred agency-decentred agency and systems-processes, thereby allowing a more intensive focus on agency and change. Well-written with challenging content, this book is essential reading for those interested in the origins, development and future prospects for change agency in an organizational world characterized by increasing complexity, risk and uncertainty.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415326766
(234mm x 156mm x 14mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 24-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Defining the subject of change agency, this book presents its limits and possibilities, shifting the focus to practice-based discourses. It uses two conceptual continua: centered agency-decentered agency and systems-processes. It will help students contextualize this subject area and evaluate prospects for change agent roles in organizations.
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Author Biography - Raymond Caldwell
Raymond Caldwell is Reader in Organizational Change at Birkbeck College, University of London. His research interests include organizational change theories, change agency and leadership, and the role of the HR function in the management of change.
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