Lewin and complexity theories : back to the future ?

@inproceedings{Burnes2005LewinAC,
  title={Lewin and complexity theories : back to the future ?},
  author={Bernard Burnes},
  year={2005}
}
Many writers acknowledge the significance of Kurt Lewin's contribution to organizational change. However, over the last 20 years, where the focus has been on rapid, transformational change, Lewin's work has increasingly become seen as outmoded and irrelevant to the needs of modem organizations. It might be expected that this tendency would increase as academics and practitioners draw on the work of complexity theorists to portray organizations as complex, dynamic, non-linear self-organizing… CONTINUE READING

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