ERIC Number: EJ231790
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Andersonville Prison: A Brief Account of Organizational Failure.
Tucker, Gwynn A.; Cangemi, Joseph P.
Psychology: A Quarterly Journal of Human Behavior, v16 n4 p59-62 Win 1979
Discusses failure of the civil war prison at Andersonville in terms of administrative problems. Failure is blamed on lack of clear channels of authority and communications. Correction of these organizational problems laid the groundwork for a system that would meet its goals. A flowchart is presented. (JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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