Because organizational culture influences the daily practices of the employees

Because organizational culture influences the daily

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actions of other employees are rewarded (Cooke, and Szumal, 1993).
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Because organizational culture influences the daily practices of the employees, it also influences the language used (Fancher, 2007). This is the case as language is the main method of passing the culture ( Spradley, 1979). The organizational culture of institutions, according to Bate (1990) is encoded in the language used. This latter point is significant for the purposes of this study. As this study investigates language use in an institutional practice, the investigation of the organizational culture, which comprises the norms, values, meanings and language in organizations (O’Donnell and Boyle, 2008), provides insights into why the employees of the educational institution that is the subject of this study use language the way they do (Bhatia, 2004). 2.3.3.2 Organizational Ideologies The organizational ideologies, as the organizational culture, are informal rules in organizations because they are set and enforced internally within the institution. The ideology of an organization, according to Mumby (1987), refers to “the ways in which members, as social subjects, become qualified to participate in and create the organizational reality (mode of rationality) that is represented to them” (p. 125). In this sense, organizational ideology directs the general conduct of the organization’s processes, codes of behaviour, the management of people and its businesses with other institutions (Mullins, 2010). The purpose of the organizational ideologies has evolved over the years. Originally, organizational ideologies were used to reflect upon ethical and operational foundations, both of which reflected internal and external relations (Brech, 1975).
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The external ethical foundations relate to the relationship with customers and the public. The internal ethical foundations, however, relate to the standards of employment in an institution. The operational foundations, on the other hand, relate
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