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The Resource Stewardship : choosing service over self interest, Peter Block

Stewardship : choosing service over self interest, Peter Block

Label
Stewardship : choosing service over self interest
Title
Stewardship
Title remainder
choosing service over self interest
Statement of responsibility
Peter Block
Title variation
Choosing service over self-interest
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As a successful managing strategy for corporate. governmental, and nonprofit organizations, "stewardship" is, fundamentally, the spirit of partnership and service. This book explains how to integrate the management of work and the doing of work to redistribute purpose and power within an organization. --From publisher's description
Cataloging source
EEX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Block, Peter
Dewey number
658
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD31
LC item number
.B66 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Industrial management
  • Industries
  • Organizational change
  • Management
Label
Stewardship : choosing service over self interest, Peter Block
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Replacing leadership with stewardship -- Choosing partnership over patriarchy -- Choosing adventure over safety -- Choosing service over self-interest -- Defining the stewardship contract -- Upsetting expectations : the emotional work of stewardship -- Redesigning management practices and structures -- Rethinking the role of staff functions -- Financial practices : creating accountability with self-control -- Human resources : ending the practice of paternalism -- Compensation and performance evaluation : overturning the class system -- Cosmetic reform : when the disease becomes the cure -- Recreating our organization through stewardship -- Cynics, victims, and bystanders -- Choosing freedom, service, and adventure
Control code
000396738
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 264 pages
Isbn
9781881052869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000396738
  • (OCoLC)35253467
Label
Stewardship : choosing service over self interest, Peter Block
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Replacing leadership with stewardship -- Choosing partnership over patriarchy -- Choosing adventure over safety -- Choosing service over self-interest -- Defining the stewardship contract -- Upsetting expectations : the emotional work of stewardship -- Redesigning management practices and structures -- Rethinking the role of staff functions -- Financial practices : creating accountability with self-control -- Human resources : ending the practice of paternalism -- Compensation and performance evaluation : overturning the class system -- Cosmetic reform : when the disease becomes the cure -- Recreating our organization through stewardship -- Cynics, victims, and bystanders -- Choosing freedom, service, and adventure
Control code
000396738
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 264 pages
Isbn
9781881052869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000396738
  • (OCoLC)35253467

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