Politics

Politics

By
Roderick M. Kramer, Dana A. Gavrieli
Organizational Behavior: Wiley Encyclopedia of Management (Vol 11). New York: Wiley, January
2015

Politics are a ubiquitous and significant feature of organizational life. This entry provides a brief definition of the concept of organizational politics, as well as an overview of the current state of knowledge regarding the antecedents and consequences of political processes in organizations.