Answered By: Coleen Neary Last Updated: Oct 30, 2019 Views: 357
- Search example: (case study OR case studies) AND metaphor. Now use the Tweak results on left side try limiting the search results, Learn how to do this, see how to use filters to limit search results
Search Tips: Organization, Metaphors, Case Studies
To find articles that talk about metaphors in organization theory, go to the library website.
1/ Search: "organization metaphors" in the "Everything" tab of the Primo search box.
2/ Click search, use the menu to the left of your search results to limit to " Peer-Review Journals." This search will come up with some relevant articles. These articles may help you narrow to a specific metaphor.
List of Morgan's 8 metaphors of organizations : machine, organism, brain, culture, political system, psychic prison, flux and transformation, and instrument of domination)
brain metaphor: Search: "organizational communication" AND case study
Search : "organization as machine"
Search : Metaphors AND organizations AND function*
- Tip: Once you have narrowed your topic to a specific metaphor, try these search options:
Search: "psychic prison" business "case study" Morgan
Search: "Organization as Machine" case study
Search: "Organization as Instrument of Domination" case study
Suggestion: Try doing a Google Scholar search
TIP: Make sure you link the Google Scholar results to APUS Library, follow this link to learn how!)
- "case studies" AND metaphors AND "organizational functionality"
- "organizational metaphors" AND "case studies"
- "organizational leadership and culture"
Search for Resources on Gareth Morgan:
To locate resources on Morgan and Metaphors, try this search in the library website:
"Gareth Morgan" AND metaphor*