Elements of a Philosophy of Management and Organization by Peter Koslowski (auth.), Peter Koslowski (eds.)

By Peter Koslowski (auth.), Peter Koslowski (eds.)

Managing as a kind of human motion has an inherent hyperlink with philosophy, that is additionally desirous about selecting the right motion and easy methods to lead our lives. administration idea and philosophy can sign up for forces in epistemology (the philosophy of knowledge), ethics, and cultural thought. The epistemology of administration issues the query of ways administration can increase its skill to create wisdom approximately dealing with businesses and approximately utilizing administration idea within the job of dealing with. administration ethics investigates the query of what the suitable administration activities are. The cultural thought of administration examines how company tradition can bring up the cooperation in the enterprise and the way the cultural surplus price of goods and model administration can bring up the firm’s worth production in its products.

This e-book introduces the readers to primary methods during this new box, which represents a synthesis of administration and philosophical theory.

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Management becomes about personal virtue and is characterized by representing ideal types of action. 26 Fogh Kirkeby refers to honest and reasonable communication, which - along with virtues and charisma - make the person responsible for the actions that govern the organization. Kirkeby argues that the virtues of the great charismatic leader imply fundamental responsibility and moral insight. It is arguable that the manager is captured by the context of action and his possibilities as they appear in the concrete situation and that he can understand the situation in the perspective of relations like respect, care, engagement, common values, and common visions.

23 III. 24 This paradigm is very different from what is proposed by the system’s theory of Thyssen and Holmström. Its proponents begin with human experience rather than with different interactions between systems. In his exploration of computer intelligence, Fogh Kirkeby’s epistemological basis is a phenomenological analysis of the relation between cognition founded on the human body and the artificial intelligence of machines. His dissertation, Begivenhed og krops-tanke: En fænomenologisk-hermeneutisk analyse (Event and body-thought: A phenomenological-hermeneutic analysis), examines the perspective of classic phenomenological theoreticians and proposes a comprehensive analysis of human relations to the world.

47 47 should be viewed as a good thing. It shows that a company has a clear idea and that this brand has been communicated efficiently to the environments. Kunde’s concept of corporate religion is not designed to be cynical or nihilistic, but a rather loose concept, in the sense that “religion” means to have values and believe them. I think that this concept of corporate religion is, however, still problematic because the metaphor changes the corporation into a kind of religious sect with all the implications of manipulation, domination, and ideology that such a characterization entails.

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