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Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and PracticesThe Second Edition of Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and Practices, by Dr. Steve May, integrates ethical theory and practice to help strengthen readers’ awareness, judgment, and action in organizations by exploring ethical dilemmas in a diverse range of well-known business cases….

Case Studies for Organizational Communication: Understanding Communication ProcessesCase studies offer students the opportunity to explore critical incidents and develop effective strategies for resolution. Featuring the exclusive, real-life case studies of top communication scholars, Case Studies for Organizational Communication: Understanding Communication Processes, Third Edition, employs a unique applied approach that allows students to use their knowledge of organizational communication to analyze typical organizational problems. Edited by Joann Keyton and Pamela Shockley…

Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and PracticesCase Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and Practices integrates ethical theory and practice to help strengthen readers’ awareness, judgment, and action in organizations by exploring ethical dilemmas in a diverse range of well-known business cases. This volume is a crucial step toward addressing ethical issues, providing a rich and diverse overview of an increasingly important concern for organizations in contemporary society….

Case Studies in Organizational Communication 2: Perspectives on Contemporary Work LifeAn up-to-date collection of new case studies spotlighting the integral role of communication in today’s workplace, this volume will succeed its highly acclaimed predecessor as a valued reference and teaching text. Based on first-hand observation, in-depth interviews, and survey research, some of the studies highlight creative and positive uses of different communication practices; others demonstrate how communication can hinder organizational functioning.Bringing complex situations to life, the …

Case Studies in Organizational Communication 1 (The Guilford Communication Series) (Volume 1)Using a descriptive approach to illuminate the topic, this volume presents accounts of how organizational life is accomplished communicatively in a variety of retail, manufacturing, public service, and newspaper organizations. The cases in this book focus on the ways in which communication creates and maintains organizational realities, with some demonstrating how communication can hinder organizational functioning and others highlighting creative and positive uses of different communication pra…

Case Studies in Courageous Organizational Communication: Research and Practice for Effective WorkplacesAlexander Lyon presents 31 case studies in organizational communication that explore issues of courageous communication. Through case studies on many well-known organizations such as Google, the Miami Dolphins, NASA, Comcast, the Boy Scouts of America, Netflix, Taco Bell, Massachusetts General Hospital, Merck Pharmaceuticals, and others, the book articulates a communication-based model of courage around four themes: Courageous communication is collaborative, upward, transparent, and engaging. Th…

Apollo, Challenger, and Columbia: The Decline of the Space Program (A Study in Organizational Communication)APOLLO, CHALLENGER, COLUMBIA: THE DECLINE OF THE SPACE PROGRAM (A STUDY IN ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION) provides unparalleled longitudinal insight into the organizational successes and failures of NASA. The book treats NASA over its 45-year history from 1958 to 2003, concentrating on five “data points”: * 1967: when Tompkins first served as a Summer Faculty Consultant in Organizational Communication to legendary rocket scientist Wernher von Braun during the Apollo Program. * 1968: when he serve…

Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and Practices 2nd (second) Edition [2012]APOLLO, CHALLENGER, COLUMBIA: THE DECLINE OF THE SPACE PROGRAM (A STUDY IN ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION) provides unparalleled longitudinal insight into the organizational successes and failures of NASA. The book treats NASA over its 45-year history from 1958 to 2003, concentrating on five “data points”: * 1967: when Tompkins first served as a Summer Faculty Consultant in Organizational Communication to legendary rocket scientist Wernher von Braun during the Apollo Program. * 1968: when he serve…

Case Studies for Organizational Communication: Understanding Communication ProcessesContains 33 cases written by professors of organizational communication at schools ranging from Princeton University to the University of Southern California. Each case takes the reader into mind and heart and daily life of a person at work. Unlike the Harvard cases, which usually concern dilemmas faced by high-level business leaders, these employees range from new hires to retirees, and include women and men working in every kind of department, from manufacturing to IT to sales, engaged in turn…

Cases in Organizational and Managerial Communication: Stretching BoundariesIn the 21st century, shifting workplace demographics, globalization, and the flattening of the world via new communication technologies has ushered in radical changes in our understandings of organizations and their members. Given the interest in engaged scholarship and more flexible and virtual forms within organizational communication, cases in this volume cross over different areas within the field and related disciplines. Furthermore, they cover topics and populations that are increasingly b…