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ERIC Number: EJ370328
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The Adolescence of Institutional Theory.
Scott, W. Richard
Administrative Science Quarterly, v32 n4 p493-511 Dec 1987
A review of both institutional theories and recent empirical studies employing institutional arguments reveals great diversity. Different definitions and explanations for organizations and their structures are employed and various causal arguments subsumed under this general perspective. Two primary actors and shapers of institutional environments (states and professional bodies) are discussed. Includes 54 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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