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York University
Organization Studies
ORGS 2010
Eleanor Westney

Week 1 Understanding OrganizationsWebers Model focuses on the following features of an Organizationo Clear specialized individual positions and roles with detailed specifications of the qualifications required to fill the position the responsibilities and performance requirements of that position and the assignment to it of the resources required to do the joboA formal hierarchy of these positions with a clear line of authority that sets out clearly the powers and limitations for each positiono Formal rules and standard operating procedures that govern activitieso Standardized training and training requirements career paths and reward systems based on the development of expertise and creating a predictable and stable career for those who fulfill requirements of their positions Now the studies of organizations require a more broader focus on not only the organizations internal formal features but also on the organizations informal social processes within organizations and the analysisof the relationships between organizatio
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