Organizational theory - a practical approach offers a thorough introduction to understanding and participating in an organizational context in a wide range of organizations, be it manufacturing, trade or service. The book discussed the following topics: changes in the organizational environment, organizational structure, groups and teams, motivation, management, culture and ethics, innovation, development and strategy. Besides being theoretically well founded the book also offers cases, tasks and examples that help the student combine their reading to practical knowledge. The book is aimed at further education concerned with organization, management and leadership. The book also exists in a Danish version: Organisation og ledelse i teori og praksis.