Structuration Theory

Structuration Theory - organization can be explained...

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Structuration Theory Giddens Explains the role of power in the development of goals, rules, etc. within an organization. Assumption: Most behavior within an organization is controlled by context. Context can be looked at as a suprasystem that exerts control over a subsystem. The rules, procedures, etc. that exist within an
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Unformatted text preview: organization can be explained through the structuration process. Steps of Structuration Within an Organization 1. Executives choose goals they wish to obtain. 2. Management creates rules to attain these goals. 3. The rules constrain future behavior of members of the organization....
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This note was uploaded on 10/05/2011 for the course COMM 200 taught by Professor Sereno during the Fall '07 term at USC.

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