Organizational culture influenced by power and politics

Organizational culture influenced by power and politics


Utilizing the GetAbstract database, search for a book on a topic related to this week’s readings on “How the organizational culture is influenced by power and politics”; look at the key terms on pg. 358 of the textbook for ideas to focus on

The review should be 3-4 pages in length, 12-point Times New Roman font, and double-spaced.
This page count does not include the title page, tables, graphics, or reference pages. In addition, submit the final copy as a .doc or .pdf. This paper is in APA format.

Log in to Florida Tech’s Evans Library (; click databases; click GetAbstract; Search for the book; read the Abstract/Summary. (You have to go through the Evans Library and log in to this versus going directly to the site.)

To access GetAbstract:
Go to the library website:
Click on the Databases link
At the top of the “A to Z Databases” page, click on the “G” link.
Click on the “GetAbstract” link

Additional Details
No more than 15% of your paper should be from direct quotes
The source must be cited in APA format within the reference page and in-text citations

Some areas of focus for your GetAbstract write-up (these are just suggestions):
Why did you select the book?
What are the reasons for the research?
Concepts that are discussed and how do these relate to the class topic?
Do you agree/disagree with the author’s hypotheses?
Any assumptions within the book?
Any additional data you find relevant to the topic

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