“The Eye Of The Soul”: Phronesis And The Aesthetics Of Organizing

Eidinow, Esther and Ramírez, Rafael (2012) “The Eye Of The Soul”: Phronesis And The Aesthetics Of Organizing. Organizational Aesthetics, 1 (1). pp. 26-43.

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Abstract

This paper first examines Aristotle's original conceptualization of phronesis in the Nicomachean Ethics, arguing that it includes an important, implicit aesthetic aspect which is often overlooked in modern social science; second, it finds links between this conception of phronesis and current approaches in organizational scholarship, strengthening the case for, and the applicability of, organizational aesthetics.

Item Type: Article
Subject(s): Strategy; Entrepreneurship & Global business
Centre: Faculty of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and International Business
Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2012 10:07
Last Modified: 23 Oct 2015 14:07
URI: http://eureka.sbs.ox.ac.uk/id/eprint/4355

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