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Published: 10 April 2003

288 Pages | 12 Figures & tables

ISBN: 9780198775263

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Between Hierarchies and Markets

The Logic and Limits of Network Forms of Organization

Grahame F. Thompson

  • 'Network' is a fashionable concept across the social sciences
  • Analyses the nature and operations of networks as distinct from other forms of socio-economic governance and coordination
  • Questions whether there can be a particular logic to the network form of organization
  • Wide-ranging interdisciplinary approach