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discussion board 2= 300 words========================

Classical Organizational Theory deals with the “systematic processes necessary to make bureaucracy more efficient and effective.” Two scholars (Weber and Taylor) are credited with the development of classical organization thought. What were the basic arguments articulated by each in their contributions to the development of Classical Organizational Theory?

discussion board 3--300 words===========================

Discuss the contributions to the “human side of enterprise” as articulated by Elton Mayo, Chester Barnard, Abraham Maslow, and Douglas McGregor. How does this organizational theory school of thought differ from the classical and neoclassical schools of thought? In your opinion, which school of thought is most applicable for public and/or nonprofit organizations and why?

 

MIDTERM ESSAY====================================

In essence, you will be asked to demonstrate critical thinking about controversial issues in public administration and take a position on which course of action would be the best approach for public administrators. You should format your essays as you would a formal paper, following the guidelines set forth for papers in this course. The essays are open book/notes

Midterm Essay question: Classical Organizational Theory deals with the “systematic processes necessary to make bureaucracy more efficient and effective.” Name three scholars that are credited with the development of classical organization thought that most correctly fit into this definition of Classical Organizational Theory. What were the basic arguments articulated by each in their contributions to the development of Classical Organizational Theory?

    • Posted: 3 years ago
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    • Budget: $50