Motivation and Leadership at Work
Richard M. Steers, Lyman W. Porter, Gregory A. Bigley
This scholarly reader/text for upper-level and MBA organizational behavior courses offered either in management or psychology departments combines in volume the major contemporary theories, research, and applications in he area of motivation and work behavior. Formerly known as MOTIVATION AND WORK BEHAVIOR, the title change reflects expanded coverage of leadership. The sixth edition maintains the approach of previous editions: introduce the core topic, review several of the prominent theories, discuss specific topics as they relate to the workplace, and conclude with an original summary that reviews what the students have learned as well as discuss managerial implications, In this edition 30 of the 42 articles are new. New areas of coverage include cross-cultural influences, "high involvement" management, and learning organizations.