Features of Organization2

Features of Organization2 - Science and technology Trees...

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Features of Organizations • Rationalization replaces superstition • Allows society to accommodate large numbers of people • People determine a goal and a means to attain it • Logical assessment of most efficient means to achieve goal Features of Organizations • Bonda culture is traditional – Respectful of spirits who live in trees and plants – Trees, plants, and animals possess souls
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Unformatted text preview: Science and technology Trees are seen in value-rational fashion Trees are food, wood, rubber, quinine and other things Things are seen as a means to ends McDonaldization of Society Principles of fast-food industry dominate more sectors of society Efficiency --allow customers to get full quick--sick to healthy, empty to full Quantification and calculation --evaluate service in numerical factors--college degree in 19 months...
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