ERIC Number: EJ434813
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Empowerment: In Search of a Viable Paradigm.
Putman, Anthony O.
Performance Improvement Quarterly, v4 n4 p4-11 1991
Proposes alternative, empowering view of empowerment as a paradigm that increases behavior potential of people, both individually and in organizations. Behavior potential is defined as totality of behaviors available to a person. It is argued that an individual is empowered in possessing a repertoire of behaviors and in being able to express and make use of them. (three references) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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