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Organizational coalition formation

process, consequences and dominant coalitions

by John Keith Murnighan

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Published by College of Commerce and Business Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in [Urbana, Ill.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 27-30).

StatementJ. Keith Murnighan
SeriesBEBR faculty working paper -- no. 1119, BEBR faculty working paper -- no. 1119.
ContributionsUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. College of Commerce and Business Administration
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25106035M
OCLC/WorldCa742374709

organizational coalition research. A benefit of this study, and contrary to most coalition research, is that it used multiple forms of data, including demographic, historical, values-based and interaction patterns for work and social relationships. Two coalitions were identified in the organization studied. Formation centered on.   The part played by self-interest in coalition formation and action taking is fundamental to an understanding of organizational dynamics from the informal coalitions perspective. In interacting with others, individuals seek to preserve what I have called their "personal frames of reference", which reflect their unavoidably self-interested views.

Contributors investigate coalition dynamics among social movements, including antiwar, environmental, and labor movements, as well as ethnic organizations and women’s groups. While many of the essays examine coalition formation in the United States, others consider coalitions in Britain, the former East Germany, East Asia, and Latin America. This module will give a more elaborate depiction of that model, and focus on its core process of exchange and coalition formation. Within organizations, you will frequently confront coalitions of interests, and you will come to realize that collective action and organizational reforms are impossible if you do not build and manage a coalition to get things done.

Chapter ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURES: CONCEPTS AND F0RMATS When two or more people work together to achieve a group result, it is an organization. After the objectives of an organization are established, the functions that must be performed are determined. Personnel. coalition forces, coalition partners, and multinational forces are used interchangeably to refer to non-U.S. forces that deployed to Iraq under U.S. theater or regional command. These do not include forces deployed to Iraq under the aegis of the United Nations (UN) or the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), whose troops.


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[citation needed]Unlike those who promote more-consensual community building, community organizers generally assume that social change necessarily involves conflict and social struggle in order to generate collective power for the powerless.Every coalition has a unique structure that is determined by the goals and resources of the group.

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