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Edgar Schein

Edgar Schein's website (official or not) http://web.mit.edu/scheine/www/home.html
subjects Edgar Schein writes about Career & Employment, Organization, Corporate Culture
Edgar Schein's profile Ed Schein was educated at the University of Chicago, at Stanford University where he received a Masters Degree in Psychology in 1949, and at Harvard University where he received his Ph.D. in social psychology in 1952. He was Chief of the Social Psychology Section of the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research while serving in the U.S. Army as Captain from 1952 to 1956. He joined MIT's Sloan School of Management in 1956 and was made a Professor of Organizational Psychology and Management in 1964.

From 1968 to 1971 Schein was the Undergraduate Planning Professor for MIT, and in 1972 he became the Chairman of the Organization Studies Group of the MIT Sloan School, a position he held until 1982. He was honored in 1978 when he was named the Sloan Fellows Professor of Management, a Chair he held until 1990. At the present he is Sloan Fellows Professor of Management Emeritus and continues at the Sloan School half-time as a Senior Lecturer.

Schein has been a prolific researcher, writer, teacher and consultant. Besides his numerous articles in professional journals he has authored fourteen books including Organizational Psychology (3d edit., 1980), Career Dynamics (1978), Organizational Culture and Leadership (1985, 1992), and Process Consultation Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 (1969, 1987, 1988), Process Consultation Revisited (1999), and The Corporate Culture Survival Guide (1999). He is Co-editor with the late Richard Beckhard of the Addison Wesley Series on Organization Development which has published over 30 titles since its inception in 1969.

His consultation focuses on organizational culture, organization development, process consultation, and career dynamics, and among his past and current clients are major corporations both in the U.S. and overseas such as Digital Equipment Corporation, Ciba-Geigy, Apple, Citibank, General Foods, Procter & Gamble, ICI, Saab Combitech, Steinbergs, Alcoa, Motorola, Hewlett-Packard, Exxon, Shell, AMOCO, Con Edison, and the Economic Development Board of Singapore.

Schein has received many honors and awards for his writing and is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and the Academy of Management. He is married, has three children, and seven grandchildren. He and his wife Mary live in Cambridge, Mass


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Organizational Culture and Leadership (Jossey-Bass Business & Management
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In this third edition of his classic book, Edgar Schein shows how to transform the abstract concept of culture into a practical tool that managers and students can use to understand the dynamics of...

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 Jossey-Bass
 September 2004 - Paperback
 Corporate Culture
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DEC Is Dead, Long Live DEC: The Lasting Legacy of Digital Equipment Corporation
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The 40-year story of the rise and fall of one of the pioneering companies of the computer age

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 Berrett-Koehler Pub
 June 2003 - Hardcover
 Information Technology & Telecom Industries
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The Corporate Culture Survival Guide
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Corporate culture pioneer Edgar H. Schein gets back to basics and delivers a dynamite primer on changing cultures packed with practical advice. Here, Schein separates the sense from the nonsense...

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 Jossey-Bass
 September 1999 - Hardcover
 Corporate Culture
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Process Consultation Revisited: Building the Helping Relationship
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Focusing on the interaction between consultant and client, this volume explains how to achieve the healthy relationship so essential to effective consultation. Whether the adviser is a therapist,...

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 Prentice Hall
 August 1998 - Paperback
 Consulting
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Organizational Culture and Leadership
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Genuinely useful to those interested in effectiveness, leadership, and culture. -- Joan V. Gallos, instructor in management, Radcliffe Seminars, Harvard University Readers will: * Understand team...

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 Jossey-Bass
 December 1996 - Paperback
 Corporate Culture
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Strategic Pragmatism: The Culture of Singapore's Economics Development Board
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foreword by Lester Thurow Per capita income in Singapore has gone from $500 to more than $20,000 in a little over twenty-five years. Edgar Schein, a social psychologist with a long and celebrated...

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 MIT Press
 June 1996 - Hardcover
 Business in Asia
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Career Survival : Strategic Job and Role Planning
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Forecast how jobs will change in the future and plan accordingly Career Survival shows you how to identify the key elements of an individual's job now and in the future and how to set appropriate...

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 Jossey-Bass/Pfeiffer
 January 1995 - Paperback
 Career & Employment
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Process Consultation, Volume I: Lessons for Managers and Consultants
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This book shows you how to influence a situation in the workplace without the direct use of power of formal authority.

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 Addison Wesley Publishing Company
 January 1988 - Paperback
 Consulting
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The Art of Managing Human Resources
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In today's highly complex and rapidly changing business environment, the ability to manage change and to promote and sustain a vital corporate culture are crucial skills for practicing mangers. In The

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 Oxford University Press
 July 1987 - Hardcover
 Human Resources
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Managing Conflict: Interpersonal Dialogue and Third Party Roles
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This book presents a framework for diagnosing recurring conflicts and suggests several basic options for controlling or resolving them. Included are concepts and methods that are applicable to various

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 Pearson Education POD
 January 1987 - Paperback
 Conflict Management
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