Formal Organizations

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Formal Organizations For many tasks within modern societies, people require groups they can deliberately  create for the achievement of specific goals. These groups are  formal organizations. Types of Formal Organization.  Amitai Etzioni classified organizations on the basis of people's reasons for  entering them:  voluntary, coercive,  and  utilitarian. Bureaucracy: A Functional Approach to Organizations.  Small  organizations can often function reasonably well on the basis of face-to-face  interaction. Larger organizations must establish formal operating and  administrative procedures. This requirement is met by a  bureaucracy. The Nature of Deviance In all societies the behavior of some people at times goes beyond that  permitted by the norms. Social life is characterized not only by conformity but  by  deviance, behavior that a considerable number of people view as 
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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