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Artifacts and Organizations: Beyond Mere Symbolism by Anat Rafaeli,Michael G. Pratt

By Anat Rafaeli,Michael G. Pratt

Artifacts in corporations are ubiquitous yet frequently neglected. The chapters during this publication illustrate that artifacts are far and wide in organizational lifestyles. They succeed in how workplaces are adorned, language is used, enterprise playing cards are designed, and workplace cartoons are displayed. additionally, artifacts might be obvious within the identify of a firm and its staff, items, structures, strategies, and contracts, and so they symbolize humans, businesses, and professions.

Artifacts and Organizations means that artifacts are neither superficial nor pertinent in basic terms to organizational tradition. they're suitable to a wealthy and numerous set of organizational procedures inside of and throughout a number of degrees of research. Artifacts are proven to be fundamental to id, sense-giving and sense-making techniques, interpretation and negotiation, legitimacy, and branding. The ebook seeks to speak that artifacts are frequently even more than what's presently well-known in organizational examine. The 4 sections of this edited quantity tackle quite a few points of what's identified approximately and recognized via artifacts. jointly, the entire set of chapters problem the sphere to maneuver past a slim conceptualization and knowing of artifacts in organizations.

This e-book leads scholars to include the total complexity and richness of artifacts. moreover, the textual content seeks to motivate those that specialize in artifacts as symbols to delve deeper into the complexities of artifacts-in-use, for people, enterprises, and institutions.

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