Accession Number : AD0785002

Title :   Empirical Findings and Suggestions for Future Research on Organizational Communication.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY INST OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Roberts,Karlene H. ; O'Reilly,Charles A. , III

Report Date : AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 179

Abstract : The report is a companion piece to Technical Report No 7 (AD-785 003) from this grant. It reviews the research in organizational communication completed and in progress suggests some directions future research might take, and mentions how the results of the research might be applied in the Navy. The report reviews two theoretical reviews of the literature in organizational communication, the development of a framework for guiding organizational behavioral research, the development and inclusion of an instrument for assessing individual perceptions about organizational communication, and seventeen investigations based on field data and laboratory studies of organizational communication. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Social communication, *Organizations, *Information exchange, Behavior, Reviews, Scientific research, Perception(Psychology), Performance(Human), Job satisfaction, Attitudes(Psychology), Naval operations, Group dynamics

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE