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ERIC Number: EJ175253
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Applying Crisis Theory to Organizations: A Case Study
Mandell, Lawrence; Zacker, Joseph
Group and Organization Studies, 2, 3, 359-69, Sep 77
Crisis theory suggests that the major sign of organizational crisis is progressively rising tension, which results in emergency efforts to mobilize tension-reducing sources. A case study of an organizational crisis is presented to illustrate the applicability of crisis theory to an organization. Suggestions for interventions are offered. (Author)
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