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Resource Theory

Explorations and Applications

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Published by Academic Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsUriel G. Foa (Editor), Jr., John Converse (Editor), Kjell Y. Tarnblom (Editor), Edna B. Foa (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7326758M
ISBN 100122613104
ISBN 109780122613104

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  The book shares the foundations of Resource Based Theory (RBT) and explicates the essential conditions that make resources and capabilities as sources of sustained competitive advantage. The four key resources identified are: culture, human resource practices, information technology, and trust. For each theory, the book provides a brief summary, a list of its component constructs, a more extended description and a network analysis to show its links with other theories in the book. It considers the role of theory in understanding behaviour change and its application to .

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This is a pretty thorough overview of Resource Based Theory (RBT) and how it is used to explain superior firm performance - even though it is not a long book ( pages of text).

It looks at the basic theory, and RBT's relationship to organizational capabilities and by: The Handbook presents the basic tenets of the social resource theory originated from the late Uriel Foa and provides an authoritative agenda for the future developments of this theory.

Bratton and Gold have created an outstanding book in their thorough, insightful and contemporary analysis of human resource management that incorporates theory, evidence and practice. The scope of the text is impressively wide and the depth of its content is excellent.

– Associate Professor Angela Knox, University of Sydney, Australia5/5(7). Covering human social transactions from the interpersonal to the intercultural levels, the Handbook of Social Resource Theory extends this relevant line of study to enhance the work of social psychologists, sociologists, anthropologists, political scientists, and public policy makers.

Resource Theory of Organizations: /ch The resource theory of organizations is an influential theoretical framework for understanding how efficiency and effectiveness within organizations areAuthor: Petter Gottschalk, Hans Solli-Saether.

The notion of human resources as a general category for a variety of management related theories was originally proposed by Raymond Miles. Miles, R. Human relations or human resources.

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This is a book written for a UK market. It presents a wide variety of HR theories and practices, but it is limited in how well it actually explains the concepts. It seems to jump around a lot and does not give clear definitions of a lot of by: (October ) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) Resource dependence theory (RDT) is the study of how the external resources of organizations affect the behavior of the organization.

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South African Human Resource Management focuses on the knowledge and skills that managers at all levels need. The authors integrate contemporary international research and implementation with a South African perspective.

This Handbook is an ideal resource for researchers, instructors, and graduate students in all these fields with an interest in social resource theory.” Edna B.

Foa. Professor of Clinical Psychology, University of Pennsylvania “Uriel Foa () developed social resource theory in the s.This view let's you explore all of the available resources for chapters in A First Look at Communication Theory.

In some cases, you will see everything available, in others you will see a sample and then you can go to Resources by Theory for specific resources. resource. Human Resource Development: Theory and Practice encourages students and academics out of their comfort zones by offering the first comprehensive overview that encompasses all the constituent components of HRD, allowing the reader to clearly separate concepts within the field and provide a meaningful basis for detailed discussion and debate.