Chapter 11. Social Psychology and Organizations

  1. Andrew McKinlay and
  2. Chris McVittie

Published Online: 23 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303094.ch11

Social Psychology and Discourse

Social Psychology and Discourse

How to Cite

McKinlay, A. and McVittie, C. (2008) Social Psychology and Organizations, in Social Psychology and Discourse, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303094.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 JUL 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146586

Online ISBN: 9781444303094



  • social psychology and organizations;
  • talk and organizations and institutional talk;
  • organizations and culture;
  • behavior at work;
  • working relationships;
  • leadership and decision-making;
  • employment and non-employment;
  • employment difficulties;
  • organizations and change and learning about organizations


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Talk and Organizations

  • Behavior at Work

  • Leadership and Decision-Making

  • Employment and Non-Employment

  • Organizations and Society

  • Further reading