Books by Chris Argyris LO13271

Paul Gleason (gleasope@ctrvax.Vanderbilt.Edu)
Thu, 17 Apr 1997 08:21:34 -0400

Replying to LO13250 --

> I have been reading my way through books on Learning Organizations
> trying to restructure my own thought processes and keep hearing people
> mention books by Chris Argyris. I have ordered one called--
> Overcoming Organizational Defenses: Facilitating Organizational
> Learning (I work with a fairly defensive group of people).
> Can anyone recommend any other books by him (or others)?

Here are some:

Personality and Organization (Harper & Row, 1957)

Interpersonal Competence and Organizational Effectiveness (Irwin, 1962)

Integrating the Individual and the Organization (Wiley, 1964)

Intervention Theory and Method (Addison-Wesley, 1970)

The Applicability of Organizational Sociology (Cambridge U. Press, 1972)

Written with Donald Schon:

Theory and Practice: Increasing Professional Effectiveness (Jossey-Bass, 1974)

Organizational Learning: A Theory of Action Perspective (Addison-Wesley, 1978)

Organizational Learning II: Theory, Method, and Practice (Addison-Wesley, 1996)


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