Actors and Institutions: Editors' Introduction

Special issue of American Behavioral Scientist, Vol. 40, No. 4, Feb. 1997, 392-396

5 Pages Posted: 29 Mar 2014

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Soren Christensen

Copenhagen Business School

Peter Karnøe

Copenhagen Business School

Jesper Pedersen

University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics

Frank Dobbin

Harvard University - Department of Sociology

Date Written: 1997

Abstract

Over the past two decades, neoinstitutional theory has challenged the dominant functionalist explanations of organizations and has become one of the most creative and promising new paradigms in the social sciences.

Suggested Citation

Christensen, Soren and Karnøe, Peter and Pedersen, Jesper and Dobbin, Frank, Actors and Institutions: Editors' Introduction (1997). Special issue of American Behavioral Scientist, Vol. 40, No. 4, Feb. 1997, 392-396. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2416946

Soren Christensen

Copenhagen Business School ( email )

Solbjerg Plads 3
Frederiksberg C, DK - 2000
Denmark

Peter Karnøe

Copenhagen Business School ( email )

Solbjerg Plads 3
Frederiksberg C, DK - 2000
Denmark

Jesper Pedersen

University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics ( email )

Denmark
(45)26208086 (Phone)

Frank Dobbin (Contact Author)

Harvard University - Department of Sociology ( email )

33 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

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