Group dynamics for teams


Group dynamics for teams

Daniel Levi

Sage, c2014

4th ed

  • : pbk

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-383) and index



This clear and engaging book explains the basic psychological concepts of group dynamics with a focus on their application with teams in the workplace. Grounded in psychology research but with a very practical focus on organizational behavior issues, this book helps readers understand and participate in teams more effectively in day-to-day work. The fourth edition has been updated and streamlined throughout, and coverage of the latest research is incorporated in every chapter. Key new topics include emotional intelligence and the impact of diversity on teamwork. In addition, new 'Leading Virtual Teams' feature has been added to provide guidance and tips to off-site teams that are using communication technology to facilitate their work on shared tasks. Features: - Examines basic group dynamics concepts, such as goals, norms, cooperation, and communication - Reviews the main challenges that teams faceusuch as conflict, decision making, problem solving, creativity, and valuing diversity - Discusses the organizational context of teams including the impacts of organizational culture, virtual teamwork, rewarding teams, and team building - An appendix contains tools and advice to help students in project teams


PART I: CHARACTERISTICS OF TEAMS Chapter 1: Understanding Teams Chapter 2. Defining Team Success PART II: PROCESSES OF TEAMWORK Chapter 3. Team Beginnings Chapter 4. Understanding the Basic Team Processes Chapter 5. Cooperation and Competition Chapter 6. Communication PART III: ISSUES TEAMS FACE Chapter 7. Managing Conflict Chapter 8. Power and Social Influence Chapter 9. Decision Making Chapter 10. Leadership Chapter 11. Problem Solving Chapter 12. Creativity Chapter 13. Diversity PART IV: ORGANIZATIONAL CONTEXT OF TEAMS Chapter 14. Team, Organizational, and International Culture Chapter 15. Virtual Teamwork Chapter 16. Evaluating and Rewarding Teams Chapter 17. Team Building and Team Training Appendix: Guide to Student Team Projects

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  • ISBN
    • 9781412999533
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  • 出版地
    Thousand Oaks, Calif.
  • ページ数/冊数
    xxiv, 393 p.
  • 大きさ
    23 cm
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