Higher Education

ORGB 3, Student Edition, 3rd Edition

  • includes CourseMate and Career Transitions 2.0 Printed Access Card
  • Debra L. Nelson Oklahoma State University
  • James Campbell Quick The University of Texas at Arlington
  • ISBN-10: 1133191193  |  ISBN-13: 9781133191193
  • 368 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2009
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $41.25
  • Newer Edition Available
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Overview

Created through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process with hundreds of students and faculty, ORGB3 is an engaging and accessible solution that caters to the diverse lifestyles of today's learners at a value-based price. This paperback includes a suite of learning aids to accommodate the busy and diverse lifestyles of today's learners, including downloadable flash cards, videos, downloadable audio files, and multiple quiz sets that allow students to study wherever they are and whenever they have time. Designed to reach today's students, ORGB3 says it all in four letters, reflecting how this unique solution speaks the language of today's learner. ORGB3 provides a streamlined, concepts-driven format with a supplemental package that includes exercises, case studies, and applications that you can use depending on your students' needs. Choose ORGB3 for the unique solution that you and your students have created together.

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Features and Benefits

  • An innovative combination of content delivery both in print and online provides a core text and a wealth of comprehensive multimedia teaching and learning assets based on input from student focus groups and surveys, and from interviews with over 100 faculty. Cases, exercises, and end-of-chapter materials that research indicated students did not use consistently are now available online or in your Instructor's Manual, allowing you to introduce what is most appropriate for your course.
  • Shorter, comprehensive chapters in a modern design present content in a more engaging and accessible format without minimizing coverage for your course. The book's brief, sophisticated presentation uses numerous photos, visuals, and contemporary examples in a design that encourages students to read and reference the book. Streamlined chapters averaging 18 pages invite students to read manageable sections without minimizing coverage of your course. Content is distilled to the best core principles.
  • Instructor Prep Cards at the back of the Instructor's Edition make preparation simple with detachable cards for each chapter, offering a quick map of chapter content, a list of corresponding PowerPoint® and video resources, additional examples, and suggested assignments and discussion questions to help you organize chapter content efficiently. Chapter In Review Cards at the back of the Student Editions provide students a portable study tool containing all of the pertinent information for class preparation, including a printed self-assessment for each chapter.
  • A full suite of unique learning tools that appeal to different learning styles is available to students with the purchase of a new book. Quizzes, audio chapter review podcasts, video clips, and more are only a click away. All of the content and resources you expect with a supplements package is also available online including the Instructor's Manual, Test Bank, and PowerPoint® slides.

Table of Contents

Part I: INTRODUCTION.
1. Organizational Behavior and Opportunity.
2. Challenges for Managers.
Part II: INDIVIDUAL PROCESSES AND BEHAVIOR.
3. Personality, Perception, and Attribution.
4. Attitudes, Emotions, and Ethics.
5. Motivation at Work.
6. Learning and Performance Management.
7. Stress and Well-Being at Work.
Part III: INTERPERSONAL PROCESS AND BEHAVIOR.
8. Communication.
9. Work Teams and Groups.
10. Decision Making by Individuals and Groups.
11. Power and Political Behavior.
12. Leadership and Followership.
13. Conflict and Negotiation.
Part IV: ORGANIZATIONAL PROCESSES AND STRUCTURE.
14. Jobs and the Design of Work.
15. Organizational Design and Structure.
16. Organizational Culture.
17. Career Management.
18. Managing Change.

What's New

  • NEW CHAPTER VIDEOS ON DVD, ONLINE, AND IN THE INSTRUCTOR'S MANUAL. This edition's video package offers new Management Workplace videos for each chapter that immediately engage students and jumpstart classroom discussion. These videos take students into the inner workings of organizations like Barcelona Restaurant Group, Theo Chocolate, and Holden Outerwear too see how management theories are applied in real-world businesses.
  • NEW CASES HELP UPDATE YOUR COURSE. This edition features brand new case studies that give students the opportunity to examine companies like Facebook, Build-a-Bear, and Netflix. Through the cases, students can see firsthand how organizational behavior impacts various aspects of the companies' internal operations and practices and consider how they would deal with various situations that companies face every day. Solutions to the cases are available in the Instructor's Manual, making them great tools for starting classroom discussions, or take-home assignments to reinforce students' mastery of core chapter concepts.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Print Option: ORGB 3, Student Edition (with Management CourseMate Printed Access Card)

ISBN-10: 1133287557  | ISBN-13: 9781133287551

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  • ORGB 3, Student Edition
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Printed Text + CengageNOW with eBook Instant Access Code

ISBN-10:  1285326709  | ISBN-13:  9781285326702

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This Bundle Includes:

  • ORGB 3, Student Edition
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  • CengageNOW Instant Access
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ePack: Text + Write Experience 2.0 Powered by MyAccess Instant Access Code

ISBN-10:  1285326725  | ISBN-13:  9781285326726

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This Bundle Includes:

  • ORGB 3, Student Edition
    List Price = $54.95  | CengageBrain Price = $54.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $41.25
  • Write Experience 2.0 Powered by MyAccess Instant Access Code
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Printed Text + Management CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code

ISBN-10:  1285326687  | ISBN-13:  9781285326689

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This Bundle Includes:

  • ORGB 3, Student Edition
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  • Management CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code
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Bundle: Text + Write Experience 2.0 Powered by MyAccess Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1285261070  | ISBN-13:  9781285261072

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  • ORGB 3, Student Edition
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  • Write Experience 2.0 Powered by MyAccess Printed Access Card
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Bundle: Text + WebTutor™ on Blackboard® with eBook on Gateway Instant Access Code

ISBN-10:  1133546803  | ISBN-13:  9781133546801

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This Bundle Includes:

  • ORGB 3, Student Edition
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  • WebTutor™ on Blackboard® with eBook on Gateway Instant Access Code
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ePack: Text + CengageNOW on Blackboard® Instant Access

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This Bundle Includes:

  • ORGB 3, Student Edition
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  • CengageNOW on Blackboard® Instant Access
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  • Blackboard MindLink for CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access
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Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Management CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1133716008 | ISBN-13: 9781133716006)

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WebTutor™ on Blackboard® with eBook on Gateway Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1133716024 | ISBN-13: 9781133716020)

Succeed in your organizational behavior course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

List Price = $63.95  | CengageBrain Price = $63.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $63.95

WebTutor™ on WebCT™ with eBook on Gateway, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1133495079 | ISBN-13: 9781133495079)

Jumpstart your course with this interactive, web-based, teaching and learning resource that is designed specifically for Nelson/Quick's ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR. Easily blend, add, edit, reorganize, or delete content, including media assets, quizzing, web links, discussion topics, interactive games and exercises, and more. These tools supplement the classroom experience and ensure students leave with the resources they need to succeed in management today.

List Price = $62.95  | CengageBrain Price = $62.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $62.95

Instructor's Resource  (ISBN-10: 1133495028 | ISBN-13: 9781133495024)

Find all of the instructor tools you need at your fingertips with this easy-to-use CD. You can electronically review, edit, and copy what you need from the Instructor's Manual, PowerPoint® slides, Test Bank, and ExamView® testing program.

Cengage-Hosted WebTutor™, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1133495036 | ISBN-13: 9781133495031)

Jumpstart your course with this interactive, web-based, teaching and learning resource that is designed specifically for Nelson/Quick's ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR. Easily blend, add, edit, reorganize, or delete content, including media assets, quizzing, web links, discussion topics, interactive games and exercises, and more. These tools supplement the classroom experience and ensure students leave with the resources they need to succeed in management today.

List Price = $31.75  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $31.75

Student Supplements

Management CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1133716008 | ISBN-13: 9781133716006)

Cengage Learning's CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Access an integrated eBook, learning tools including flashcards, quizzes, and more, all designed specifically to work with ORGB 3, 3rd Edition.

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WebTutor™ on Blackboard® with eBook on Gateway Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1133716024 | ISBN-13: 9781133716020)

Succeed in your organizational behavior course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

List Price = $63.95  | CengageBrain Price = $63.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $63.95

WebTutor™ on WebCT™ with eBook on Gateway, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1133495079 | ISBN-13: 9781133495079)

Stay connected to your instructor, classmates, and textbook content! More than just an interactive study guide, WebTutor™ is an anytime, anywhere online learning resource that uses a host of interactive study guide features, including quizzes, concept reviews, animated figures, discussion forums, and video clips to help you stay ahead of the game.

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CengageNOW Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1133588530 | ISBN-13: 9781133588535)

Succeed in your management course with CengageNOW™, a powerful online homework tool that optimizes your learning experience. This interactive system generates a diagnostic Personalized Study Plan (with a chapter-specific Pre-test, Study Plan, and Post-test) to help you master concepts, prepare for exams, and get a better grade

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CengageNOW on Blackboard® Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1133600549 | ISBN-13: 9781133600541)

Succeed in your organizational behavior course with CengageNOW™, a powerful online homework tool that optimizes your learning experience. This interactive system generates a diagnostic Personalized Study Plan (with a chapter-specific Pre-test, Study Plan, and Post-test) to help you master concepts, prepare for exams, and get a better grade.

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General MindLink for CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285311272 | ISBN-13: 9781285311272)

The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in your organizational behavior course in one place. Read your eBook, take notes, review flashcards, view videos, and take practice quizzes—all online with MindLink for CourseMate.

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MindLink for CengageNOW™, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285322207 | ISBN-13: 9781285322209)

Succeed in your organizational behavior course with CengageNOW™, a powerful online homework tool that optimizes your learning experience. This interactive system generates a diagnostic Personalized Study Plan (with a chapter-specific Pre-test, Study Plan, and Post-test) to help you master concepts, prepare for exams, and get a better grade.

List Price = $54.95  | CengageBrain Price = $54.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $54.95

Cengage-Hosted WebTutor™, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1133495036 | ISBN-13: 9781133495031)

Stay connected to your instructor, classmates, and textbook content! More than just an interactive study guide, WebTutor™ is an anytime, anywhere online learning resource that uses a host of interactive study guide features, including quizzes, concept reviews, animated figures, discussion forums, and video clips to help you stay ahead of the game.

List Price = $31.75  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $31.75

Macroeconomics (Book Only)  (ISBN-10: 1133561691 | ISBN-13: 9781133561699)

Ever wonder why you have the number of friends that you do? . . . If a tax on soda would really reduce obesity? . . . What is going on with the financial problems in Greece? . . . or whether a tax rebate is better than a tax bonus? MACROECONOMICS answers these questions and many more. Using intriguing pop culture examples, the eleventh edition is revised to include the most comprehensive coverage of the financial and economic crisis available in a principles of macroeconomics text. Self-tests help determine how well you’re grasping the concepts, and CourseMate for Macroeconomics offers a graphing tutorial, quizzes, videos, and more. It’s all carefully designed to help you get the best grade possible! Building on the Video Office Hours lectures developed by the author for the tenth edition, the eleventh edition features two entirely new video types--See It Solved and GraphIt! See It Solved videos walk you through a worked problem, similar to those found at the end of each chapter, providing an ideal study tool for reference as you do homework. GraphIt! videos demonstrate key concepts in graphing in short (averaging three to five minutes) video pieces that can be played and replayed to see how the graphs are built.

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Blackboard MindLink for CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285311493 | ISBN-13: 9781285311494)

The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in your organizational behavior course in one place. Read your eBook, take notes, review flashcards, view videos, and take practice quizzes—all online with MindLink for CourseMate on Blackboard.

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WebTutor™, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285534565 | ISBN-13: 9781285534565)

Succeed in your organizational behavior course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

List Price = $62.95  | CengageBrain Price = $62.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $62.95

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Debra L. Nelson

Dr. Debra L. Nelson is the Spears School of Business Associates' Professor of Business Administration and Professor of Management at Oklahoma State University. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Arlington, where she was the recipient of the R. D. Irwin Dissertation Fellowship Award. Dr. Nelson is the author of over 90 journal articles focusing on organizational stress management, gender at work, and leadership. Her research has been published in the ACADEMY OF MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVE, ACADEMY OF MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, ACADEMY OF MANAGEMENT REVIEW, MIS QUARTERLY, ORGANIZATIONAL DYNAMICS, JOURNAL OF ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR, and other journals. In addition, she is coauthor/coeditor of several books, including ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR: SCIENCE, THE REAL WORLD, AND YOU; POSITIVE ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR (Sage, 2007); ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP (South-Western, Cengage Learning, 2004); GENDER, WORK STRESS, AND HEALTH (American Psychological Association, 2002); ADVANCING WOMEN IN MANAGEMENT (Blackwell, 2002); and PREVENTIVE STRESS MANAGEMENT IN ORGANIZATIONS (American Psychological Association, 1997). Dr. Nelson has also served as a consultant to several organizations including AT&T, American Fidelity Assurance, Sonic, State Farm Insurance, and Southwestern Bell. She has presented leadership and preventive stress management seminars for a host of organizations, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Conoco/Phillips, Oklahoma Gas and Electric, Oklahoma Natural Gas, and the Federal Aviation Administration. She has been honored with the Greiner Graduate Teaching Award, the Chandler-Frates and Reitz Graduate Teaching Award, the Regents' Distinguished Teaching Award, the Regents' Distinguished Research Award, and the Burlington Northern Faculty Achievement Award at OSU. Dr. Nelson also serves on the editorial review boards of the JOURNAL OF ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR, JOURNAL OF LEADERSHIP AND ORGANIZATIONAL STUDIES, and LEADERSHIP.

James Campbell Quick

Dr. James Campbell (Jim) Quick is John and Judy Goolsby Distinguished Professor in the Goolsby Leadership Academy, Distinguished Professor in the Academy of Distinguished Teachers, and Professor of Organizational Behavior in the Department of Management, College of Business at The University of Texas at Arlington. He earned an M.B.A. and a Ph.D. at the University of Houston. He completed postgraduate courses in behavioral medicine (Harvard Medical School) and combat stress (University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio). Dr. Quick is a Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, the American Psychological Association, and the American Institute of Stress. Dr. Quick's and his brother's signature theory is preventive stress management, now in the APA Dictionary of Psychology (2007). Dr. Quick has over 100 books, book chapters, journal articles, and clinical monographs in 10 languages. Dr. Quick's awards and recognitions include Beta Gamma Sigma and Phi Beta Delta honor societies membership; The Maroon Citation (Colgate University Alumni Corporation, 1993); 2002 Harry and Miriam Levinson Award (American Psychological Foundation); and a Presidential Citation (American Psychological Association, 2001). Quick won the 2007-2008 Honors College Outstanding Faculty Award and 2009 Award for Distinguished Record of Research at UT Arlington. Colonel Quick, United States Air Force Reserve (Ret.) was Distinguished Visiting Professor of Psychology, 59th Medical Wing (1999) and Visiting Scholar, United States Military Academy at West Point (2007). His awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal, and National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star. He currently serves by appointment from Secretary of Defense Robert Gates on the Defense Health Board's Psychological Health External Advisory Subcommittee.