• Elliott Jaques and sensemaking : ultimate sensemaker or 20th century relic? 

      Groenewald, Henry James (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The thesis considers the work of Elliot Jaques through the most recent interpretivist views of organizations and management. As it stands, Jaques does not form part of mainstream management thinking. ...
    • Sensemaking in communities of practice 

      Fourie, Carina M. (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
      This thesis explores the notion of communities of practice, and in particular how they make sense of their environment in order to create knowledge and enable learning. Traditionally communities of practice are viewed ...
    • Structure and sense : a study of organization based on the theories of Weick and Jaques 

      Thelejane, Molupe (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Karl E. Weick’s Theory of Organizational Sensemaking and Elliot Jaques’ Stratified Systems Theory are not often deemed to be complimentary. The generally accepted view is that these two positions ...