Camouflaged Aggression in Organizations (Paperback)

A Bimodal Theory

By Alexander Abdennur

University of Alberta Press, 9781772124910, 192pp.

Publication Date: July 21, 2020

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Description

When aggression is expressed by means of formal organizational structures, it becomes camouflaged and non-confrontational, and affects mental health. Alexander Abdennur's observations show people avoiding open discourse, taking segmented positions, and hiding behind organizational structures. After reviewing two universally occurring and challenging developments-complexity and camouflage-Abdennur recommends a cognitive approach for the management of workplace hostility in organizations. Professors and students of psychology, organizational behaviour, and criminology will find this a necessary and insightful resource.


About the Author

Alexander Abdennur is the director of the Cognitive Centre of Canada in Ottawa and is the author of four books.