ERIC Number: EJ275963
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Sep
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The Emergence and Early History of Organization Development: With Reference to Influences on and Interaction among Some of the Key Actors.
French, Wendell L.
Group and Organization Studies, v7 n3 p261-78 Sep 1982
By the early 1960s, organization development had emerged largely from the applied behavioral sciences and had three major stems: the invention of the T-group and innovations in the application of laboratory training insights to complex organizations; the invention of survey feedback technology; and the emergence of action research. (Author/RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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