ERIC Number: ED120906
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Major Causes of Organizational Conflict: Diagnosis for Action. Working Paper.
Derr, C. Brooklyn
Six major causes of organizational conflict (individual stress, role conflict, power struggles, differentiation, interdependence, and external pressures) are delineated; implications for managing these conflicts using collaboration, bargaining, and power plays are pointed out; a conflict management paradigm pointing out which mode of conflict management works best for which cause is presented; and literature on organizational conflict management is referenced. (Author/IRT)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA.