Book Title: Spectacles and Festivals of Organization:

Managing Ahimsa Production and Consumption

June 3, 1999 ISBN: 0-9778135-0-9

Author: David M. Boje dialog@peaceaware.com

Publisher: Tamaraland Publications (Las Cruces, New Mexico, 4700 Dunn Drive 88011) This is on line version (seeking publisher for print version); free to reproduce for education purposes, to cite as you see fit. Copy of more online books at http://business.nmsu.edu/~dboje

 

Table of Contents

      Abstract

      Preface: Spectacle of Empire

      Introduction: From Spectacle to Festival

 

PART I. EMPIRE PERSPECTIVES?

1.    Why Study Spectacles of Organization

2.    View One: Knowledge Work and Knowledge Management in the Global Empire

3.    View Two: Empire Imperialism and the Corporation

4.    View Three: Ahimsa and Simplicity

5.    View Four: Political Economy

6.    View Five: Postmodern

 

PART II SPECTACLE ORGANIZATION

7.    Spectacle Concepts and Metaphors

8.    Types of Inter-Spectacles of Late Global Capitalism

9.    Coevolution Approaches to Empire

 

PART III MANAGING POSTMODERN ORGANIZATION

10.          Postmodern Organization

11.          Postmodern Theatrics

12.          Postmodern Narrative

13.          Nike Dark Side of Postmod

14.          Festive Universities

 

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