ORG 716 Week 4 Individual Assignment Paradigm Theory Table

Create a table outlining the three systems thinking paradigms in the Scott & Davis text (400-600 words). Categorize the organizational theories in the Greenwald and Tosi texts to how they best fit within each paradigm

Include the following in your table:

Key characteristics of each paradigm (cite your sources)

Advantages of each paradigm

Disadvantages of each paradigm

Industries where each paradigm applied

Examples for each paradigm, including a company name and function within each company

Write a 350-400 word summary that justifies your analysis of the paradigms assigned to each company.

Format the table and summary consistent with APA guidelines.