Accession Number : ADA140901

Title :   Control Systems.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Martin,J M

PDF Url : ADA140901

Report Date : Dec 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : Managers are responsible for identifying the need for control and for designing control systems that are appropriate for each set of conditions. This thesis examines the nature of organizational control and discusses historical approaches to organizational control. Structural and behavioral control system theories are presented and analyzed. Four alternatives to control system design are documented and an approach to control system design is offered. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Organizations, *Operational effectiveness, *Control systems, *Management planning and control, Systems analysis, Management, Social psychology, Behavior, Leadership

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE