6. The Physical Environment of the Office: Contemporary and Emerging Issues

  1. Gerard P. Hodgkinson1 and
  2. J. Kevin Ford2
  1. Matthew C. Davis,
  2. Desmond J. Leach and
  3. Chris W. Clegg

Published Online: 15 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119992592.ch6

International Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology 2011, Volume 26

International Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology 2011, Volume 26

How to Cite

Davis, M. C., Leach, D. J. and Clegg, C. W. (2011) The Physical Environment of the Office: Contemporary and Emerging Issues, in International Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology 2011, Volume 26 (eds G. P. Hodgkinson and J. K. Ford), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119992592.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Leeds University Business School, The University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Psychology, 315 Psychology Research Building, Michigan State University, E. Lansing, MI, 48824, USA

Author Information

  1. Leeds University Business School, The University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470971741

Online ISBN: 9781119992592

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Keywords:

  • Rise of the Open-Plan Office;
  • Evolution of Open-Plan Offices;
  • Managing the Process of Change;
  • Opportunities and Future Directions;
  • “activity magnet areas”;
  • Experience Sampling Method (ESM);
  • Work Sampling Method (WSM);
  • Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs);
  • Net Indoor Area (NIA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Rise of the Open-Plan Office

  • Evolution of Open-Plan Offices

  • Managing the Process of Change

  • Opportunities and Future Directions

  • Conclusions

  • References