Accession Number:

AD0255141

Title:

BEHAVIOR IN GROUPS. EXPERIMENTING WITH SIMULATED MANUFACTURING ORGANIZATIONS

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Corporate Author:

LOUISIANA STATE UNIV BATON ROUGE

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Report Date:

1961-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Contents Introduction Rules of the traditional formal organization Inefficiencies of formal organization Satisfaction with current organization Methods for the comparative study of formal organizations Planning the model Competition Reducing interaction potential by rule Tangible products Planning and production An industrial climate Towards simulating a producing organization The porthole production exercise Comparison of a simpler with a more complex line-staff organization Comparison of a line-staff organization with a formal system of overlapping committees.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE