Preface 1. Introduction 2. Routine and Critical Decisions 3. The Definition of Mission and Role 4. The Institutional Embodiment of Purpose 5. Conclusion Index
Philip Selznick (January 8, 1919 - June 12, 2010) was professor of sociology and law at the University of California, Berkeley. A noted author in organizational theory, sociology of law and public administration, he wrote such books as The Moral Commonwealth, TVA and the Grass Roots, and Leadership in Administration.