Improving the Performance of Citizens' Committees
Abstract:By focusing on group processes as well as the task to be accomplished, resource managers can improve the results from citizens' committees appointed to participate in land-use planning. Behavioral concepts currently used in business can be applied to facilitate group development, manage conflict, and provide leadership.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Assistant Professor of Management, Department of Business Administration, Washington State University, Pullman
Publication date: January 1, 1976
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