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Accession Number ADA566844
Title Individual Resistance to Change.
Publication Date Sep 2012
Media Count 54p
Personal Author J. C. Sandusky
Abstract This thesis examines individual resistance to change and concludes that it is a constantly evolving process with many contributing factors. Defining resistance to change is a challenge within its own right. To account for the actions involved in change resistance is an even more complex undertaking. In this research, resistance to change is examined and explained using the influences of goals, participation, leadership effectiveness, and communication. These factors are expressed as the composition of what makes an individual resist or accept a change. Each of the four elements of resistance to change are examined independently and then synthesized into a model.
Keywords Change management
Communication
Goals
Human relations
Leadership
Leadership effectiveness
Participation
Personality
Resistance
Resistance to change
Theses

 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 92B - Psychology
57T - Psychiatry
Corporate Author Air Force Inst. of Tech., Wright-Patterson AFB, OH. School of Engineering and Management.
Document Type Thesis
Title Note Master's thesis.
NTIS Issue Number 1307
Contract Number N/A

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