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Postmodernism and Excellence The Dedifferentiation of Economy and Culture

Postmodernism and Excellence The Dedifferentiation of Economy and Culture Explores the relationship between new trends in management thoughte.g. corporate culture, the Excellence literature and postmodernistideas. Argues that a central theme of postmodernism is thededifferentiation of the spheres of economy and culture. Suggests thatthis theme is present in new management philosophies that celebrate thevirtues of play, flexibility and indeterminacy. But that thiscelebration is partial and instrumental as, paradoxically, it isintended to extend the life of modernist institutions. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Organizational Change Management Emerald Publishing

Postmodernism and Excellence The Dedifferentiation of Economy and Culture

Journal of Organizational Change Management , Volume 5 (1): 11 – Jan 1, 1992

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
0953-4814
DOI
10.1108/09534819210010980
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Abstract

Explores the relationship between new trends in management thoughte.g. corporate culture, the Excellence literature and postmodernistideas. Argues that a central theme of postmodernism is thededifferentiation of the spheres of economy and culture. Suggests thatthis theme is present in new management philosophies that celebrate thevirtues of play, flexibility and indeterminacy. But that thiscelebration is partial and instrumental as, paradoxically, it isintended to extend the life of modernist institutions.

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Journal of Organizational Change ManagementEmerald Publishing

Published: Jan 1, 1992

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