We will teach you the steps but you will never learn to dance

Turner, Jane, Mavin, Sharon and Minocha, Sonal (2006) We will teach you the steps but you will never learn to dance. The Learning Organization, 13 (4). pp. 398-412. ISSN 0969-6474

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/09696470610667760


The paper examines learning theory in practice. Investigates case study organization’s social architecture analysed through metaphor of dance. Empirical work shows impact of management-employee relationship in unlocking or inhibiting individual learning and lack of management feedback loops result in containment of learning, trapping individuals in a cycle of ‘not learning.’

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: organizational learning, organizational behavior
Subjects: P100 Information Services
X900 Others in Education
Department: Faculties > Business and Law > Newcastle Business School
Depositing User: EPrint Services
Date Deposited: 16 Sep 2008 14:07
Last Modified: 17 Dec 2023 15:51
URI: https://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/3203

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