ERIC Number: EJ348822
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Instrumental and Expressive Structures in Small Groups: The Stabilization of Injustice in Groups in Organizational Settings.
Kimberly, James C.
Small Group Behavior, v17 n4 p395-406 Nov 1986
Reviews Bale's view on relations between instrumental and expressive structures and ensuing work on legitimacy of instrumental structure. Conceptualizes this legitimacy in terms of integration of distribution of members' skills and instrumental structure. Discusses Bale's conception of primary and secondary differentiation and inequality structures as applying at interpersonal rather than group levels. Presents a conception of expressive structure. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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