An Exploratory Study of SHRM Practices in Developing Countries: A Case of Public Sector Organization GSP - With Reference to John Mcauley's Perspectives

Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, Vol. 2, No. 11, 2011

27 Pages Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last revised: 5 Mar 2021

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Dr. Rana Zamin Abbas

University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan

Abdul Rafay

University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan

Zulfqar Ahmad

University of the Punjab (PU)

Naveeda Kitchlew

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: March 31, 2011

Abstract

In writing this case on GSP (Geological Survey of Pakistan), we conducted ten in depth interviews at GSP using seven perspectives framework of John McAuley, so that the progression of thoughts and flow of ideas should be in a logical, coherent and consistent fashion for the vivid and clear picture of GSP Case. This paper explores the issues of SHRM practices in the context of Public sector organization GSP using MCAULEY S PERSPECTIVES APPROACH namely 1- A Modernist Perspective 2- A Neo-Modernist Perspective 3, A New-Wave Perspective 4-Postmodern Perspective 5- A Reflective Perspective 6- A Critical Theory And Psychoanalytical Perspective 7- A Managerial Perspective. Reports the strategic issues confronting GSP as well as evidence generated from the case reveal that SHRM practices are totally neglected at GSP. After discussing dark side, recommends, suggestions for future.

Keywords: Exploratory Study , SHRM practices , Developing Countries, Case , Public Sector Organization, John McAuley s Perspectives

JEL Classification: M10

Suggested Citation

Zamin Abbas, Dr. Rana and Rafay, Abdul and Ahmad, Zulfqar and Kitchlew, Naveeda, An Exploratory Study of SHRM Practices in Developing Countries: A Case of Public Sector Organization GSP - With Reference to John Mcauley's Perspectives (March 31, 2011). Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, Vol. 2, No. 11, 2011, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1804872

Dr. Rana Zamin Abbas

University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan ( email )

C-II,
Lahore, Punjab 54770
Pakistan
92 42 35212801-10 (Phone)
92 42 35212819 (Fax)

HOME PAGE: http://www.umt.edu.pk

Abdul Rafay (Contact Author)

University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan ( email )

C-II
Johar Town
Lahore, Punjab 54770
Pakistan
924235212801-10 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.umt.edu.pk

Zulfqar Ahmad

University of the Punjab (PU) ( email )

New Campus
Pakistan
Lahore, Punjab 54000
Pakistan

Naveeda Kitchlew

affiliation not provided to SSRN

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