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Meta-Organizations (Hardback)

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A growing number of organizations are meta-organizations; rather than individuals they have other organizations as their members. This comprehensive book explains, in-depth, the unique way in which meta-organizations function, how they differ from organizations with individual membership, and how they are crucial agents in the process of globalization.

The book opens a whole new area for organizational research. It will be essential reading for researchers and postgraduate students interested in organization theory, globalization, politics and organizations, or international organizations.

BusinessBusiness & managementOwnership & organization of enterprisesBusinessEconomicsEconomic theory & philosophyBusinessIndustry & industrial studies Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 10/06/2008 ISBN-13: 9781847209504  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Goeran Ahrne, former Professor of Sociology, Stockholm University, Sweden and Nils Brunsson, Professor, Chair in Management, Uppsala University, Sweden. They are affiliated to the Stockholm Centre for Organizational Research (Score)

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