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ERIC Number: EJ411661
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Assessing the Political Landscape: Structure, Cognition, and Power in Organizations.
Krackhardt, David
Administrative Science Quarterly, v35 n2 p342-69 Jun 1990
Argues that accurate perception of informal networks can itself be a base of power, above and beyond power attributable to informal and formal structure positions. Those understanding the advice network of a small entrepreneurial firm were rated as more powerful by other organizational members. Accurate understanding of the friendship network was not related to reputational power. Includes 44 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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