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The Resource Organizational learning at NASA : the Challenger and Columbia accidents, Julianne G. Mahler ; with Maureen Hogan Casamayou

Organizational learning at NASA : the Challenger and Columbia accidents, Julianne G. Mahler ; with Maureen Hogan Casamayou

Label
Organizational learning at NASA : the Challenger and Columbia accidents
Title
Organizational learning at NASA
Title remainder
the Challenger and Columbia accidents
Statement of responsibility
Julianne G. Mahler ; with Maureen Hogan Casamayou
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Organizational learning, especially in public organizations, is an idea that is often promoted but seldom studied in detail. This comparative study of two space shuttle accidents offers insight into organizational learningand what makes such learning difficult in public organizations
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mahler, Julianne
Dewey number
658.4/038
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL521.312
LC item number
.M32 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Casamayou, Maureen Hogan
Series statement
Public management and change series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Columbia (Spacecraft)
  • Challenger (Spacecraft)
  • Organizational learning
  • Organizational change
  • Challenger (Spacecraft)
  • Columbia (Spacecraft)
  • United States
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Accidents
  • Administrative agencies
  • Organizational change
  • Organizational learning
  • United States
Label
Organizational learning at NASA : the Challenger and Columbia accidents, Julianne G. Mahler ; with Maureen Hogan Casamayou
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-226) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Recognizing the value of organizational learning : Uncanny similarities: the Challenger and Columbia accidents -- Identifying organizational learning -- Part II. Analyzing the causes of the shuttle accidents : Structures for processing information -- Contractor relations -- Political and budgetary pressures -- Organizational culture -- Part III. Institutionalizing lessons about public organizational learning : The challenges of learning in public organizations -- Lessons from NASA about organizational learning
Control code
646811489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589016026
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2n53b2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646811489
Label
Organizational learning at NASA : the Challenger and Columbia accidents, Julianne G. Mahler ; with Maureen Hogan Casamayou
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-226) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Recognizing the value of organizational learning : Uncanny similarities: the Challenger and Columbia accidents -- Identifying organizational learning -- Part II. Analyzing the causes of the shuttle accidents : Structures for processing information -- Contractor relations -- Political and budgetary pressures -- Organizational culture -- Part III. Institutionalizing lessons about public organizational learning : The challenges of learning in public organizations -- Lessons from NASA about organizational learning
Control code
646811489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589016026
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2n53b2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646811489

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