Must reads? LO30701

From: Jan Lelie (
Date: 10/13/03

Replying to LO30685 --

Hello Jean,

You might consider (apart from The Fifth Discipline and the Fieldbook):
 - Argyris, Chris - Strategy, Change and Defensive Routines and/or On
Organizational Learning
 - Max DuPree - Leadership Is An Art
 - Morgan, Gareth, - Images Of Organisations
 - Smith and Berg - Paradoxes of Group Life
 - Watzlawick, Paul - Pragmatics of Human Communications

Please let us know what you've learned,

All the best,

Jan Lelie

Marrapodi, Jean wrote:

>I've only been lurking for a week or two, but find your discussions quite
>interesting. I'm doing an independent study on LOs, and am wondering what
>this group would recommend as "must reads" and "don't bothers" on the


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Strategy Change and Defensive Routines by Chris Argyris

Leadership Is an Art by Max Depree, James O'Toole

Images of Organization by Gareth Morgan (Author)

Paradoxes of Group Life : Understanding Conflict, Paralysis, and Movement in Group Dynamics by Kenwyn K. Smith (Author), David N. Berg (Author)

Pragmatics of Human Communication: A Study of Interactional Patterns, Pathologies, and Paradoxes by Paul Watzlawick


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