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ERIC Number: EJ225509
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
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Surprise and Sense Making: What Newcomers Experience in Entering Unfamiliar Organizational Settings.
Louis, Meryl Reis
Administrative Science Quarterly, v25 n2 p226-51 Jun 1980
Describes current directions of research on organizational entry and their limitations. Presents a new perspective that identifies key features of a newcomer's entry experiences (including surprise, contrast, and change), and describes the sense-making processes by which individuals cope with their entry experiences. (Author/IRT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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