Abstracts: July 15th, 1998

Teare R, Dealtry R
The Learning Organization, (UK), Vol 5 No 1 98
Start page: 47 No of pages: 14

Summarizes the views of a number of management writers on how to create a learning environment and their definitions of a learning organization. Reports an Internet conference which explored aspects of organizational learning and the concept of the learning organization, focusing on the experience of BAA plc, the UK airports organization to look at the nature of a learning organization and to identify the processes within the organization which support learning. Summarizes the main recommendations arising from these discussions. Analyses how organizations can develop organizational learning and, ultimately, the learning organization, commenting on the views of other management writers.

Subject(s): LEARNING ORGANIZATIONS, ORGANIZATIONAL LEARNING, MANAGEMENT THEORY, BAA, AIRPORTS, UNITED KINGDOM
Database: PTA: Personnel & Training Abstracts
Style: Theoretical with application in practice
Indicators: Research Implication- **, Practice Implication- **, Originality- *, Readability- *, Total Number- ****** Reference: 27AE064

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