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The Spaces of Organisation and the Organisation of Space : Power, Identity and Materiality at Work - Karen Dale

The Spaces of Organisation and the Organisation of Space

Power, Identity and Materiality at Work

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Published: 6th November 2007
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This book examines the role and utilization of workplace 'space': how it is organized; how it can reflect organisational values; how it can affect employee identities; and the many ways in which the physical environment can influence and affect organisational goals, especially in areas such as commitment, creativity and innovation.

List of illustrations
Acknowledgements
Preface
Introduction: the spaces of organisation and the organisation of spacep. 1
The Space of Organisation
Building organisation: securing and obscuring powerp. 43
Building people: identities and spacesp. 99
The Organisation of Space
A political economy of organised spacep. 137
Boundary crossings: reproducing organised spacep. 169
Changing Spaces, Changing Organisation
Building a social materiality: spatial and embodied politics in organisationp. 203
Alternative spaces: the radical organisation of space?p. 231
Conclusions: disorganising spacep. 279
Bibliographyp. 296
Indexp. 318
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ISBN: 9780230572683
ISBN-10: 0230572685
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 344
Published: 6th November 2007
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.24 x 15.9  x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.51
Edition Number: 1