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Leadership and the new science : [electronic resource] learning about organization from an orderly universe / Margaret J. Wheatley.

By: Wheatley, Margaret J.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: San Francisco : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, c1992Edition: 1st ed.Description: xvi, 164 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.ISBN: 188105201X (acid-free paper); 9781881052012 (acid-free paper).Subject(s): Organization | Quantum theory | Self-organizing systems | Chaotic behavior in systems | Leadership | Organizational Innovation | Quantum Theory | Organisatie | Bedrijfscultuur | Natuurwetenschappen | Chaos | Kwantummechanica | Zelfregulering | Organisation | Théorie quantique | Systèmes auto-organisés | Chaos | Design organisationnel | Organisationsentwicklung | Quantentheorie | ChaostheorieDDC classification: 500 Other classification: 85.02 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
Intrroduciton: Searching for a simpler way to lead organizations -- Discovering an orderly world -- Newtonian organizations in a quantum age -- Space is not empty: invisible fields that shape behavior -- The participative nature of the universe -- Change, stability, and renewal: the paradoxes of self-organizing systems -- The creative energy of the universe - information -- Chaos and the strange attractor of meaning -- The new scientific management -- Epilogue: being comfortable with uncertainty.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-160) and index.

Intrroduciton: Searching for a simpler way to lead organizations -- Discovering an orderly world -- Newtonian organizations in a quantum age -- Space is not empty: invisible fields that shape behavior -- The participative nature of the universe -- Change, stability, and renewal: the paradoxes of self-organizing systems -- The creative energy of the universe - information -- Chaos and the strange attractor of meaning -- The new scientific management -- Epilogue: being comfortable with uncertainty.

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