ERIC Number: EJ306168
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Participatory Decision Making: Why Doesn't It Seem to Work?
Wood, Carolyn J.
Educational Forum, v49 n1 p55-64 Fall 1984
Four problems with participative decision making are (1) mediation of such factors as high decision quality and satisfaction by other variables, (2) self-censorship of ideas, (3) contrast between the values and behaviors of superordinates, and (4) misconceptions about levels of participation. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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