The Mary Parker Follett Network

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The Mary Parker Follett Network fosters the exchange of information about, and ideas inspired by, Mary P. Follett

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About Mary Parker Follett

Mary Parker Follett (1868-1933) was a visionary in the field of human relations, democratic organization, and management. Born and raised in Massachusetts, in 1892 she entered what would become Radcliffe College, the women's branch of Harvard. She graduated from Radcliffe summa cum laude in 1898. Follett's intensive research into government while at Radcliffe was later published in her first book, The Speaker of the House of Representatives (1898), which was lauded (by, among…

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Mary Parker Follett's Birthday - Sun, Sep 3

Started by Matthew Shapiro Aug 30.

The Future of Progressivism: Applying Follettian Thinking to Contemporary Issues 2 Replies

Started by Margaret Stout. Last reply by Matthew Shapiro Aug 28.

Follett Network Gathering July 12-14, 2018 10 Replies

Started by Margaret Stout. Last reply by Margaret Stout Aug 28.

Article Search: Mary Parker Follett: epilogue to or return of a social work pioneer ? 1 Reply

Started by Stéphane DURÉCU. Last reply by Margaret Stout Aug 28.

Follett in Arabic 1 Reply

Started by Francois Heon. Last reply by Margaret Stout Aug 28.

Follett Writings: Community is a Process 2 Replies

Started by Matthew Shapiro. Last reply by Margaret Stout Mar 15.

THE NEW STATE "Book Clubs" in your area?

Started by Matthew Shapiro Feb 6.

Taecher Student Relations ? 1 Reply

Started by Corine Navarro. Last reply by Matthew Shapiro Feb 1.

Call for Chapters 3 Replies

Started by Margaret Stout. Last reply by Margaret Stout Jan 12.

Follett 2018 20 Replies

Started by Matthew Shapiro. Last reply by Prof. Dr. phil. Marlies W. Fröse Nov 8, 2016.

 
 
 

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Sébastien Damart posted a blog post

An attempt to connect Mary Parker Follett and Oliver Sheldon

Sonia and I have worked on an attempt to connect Oliver Sheldon and Mary Parker Follett's work. You can read the result of our study in the Journal of Management History (http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/full/10.1108/JMH-04-2017-0023)Oliver Sheldon has been working at the Rowntree & Co in the 1920's. He wrote a book about the "Philosophy of Management" in 1923 that has been read by Follett.Sébastien DamartSonia…See More
Wednesday
Tania Sourdin is now a member of The Mary Parker Follett Network
Oct 1
Tiffany Wright is attending Margaret Stout's event

The Future of Progressivism: Applying Follettian Thinking to Contemporary Issues at West Virginia University

July 12, 2018 to July 14, 2018
2018 marks a century since Mary Follett first published The New State: Group Organization, the Solution of Popular Government. In her opus on Progressive Era political theory and group dynamics, she introduced innovative and timeless concepts of integrative process as applied to governance, from neighborhood to global levels, as well as application to occupational groups.This gathering of the Mary Parker Follett Network will be hosted by the John D. Rockefeller IV School of Policy and Politics…See More
Aug 31
Matthew Shapiro posted a discussion

Mary Parker Follett's Birthday - Sun, Sep 3

Didn't want to miss it this year, though next year is the big 150.See More
Aug 30
Michael I. Callanan Sr. is now a member of The Mary Parker Follett Network
Aug 30
Matthew Shapiro replied to Margaret Stout's discussion The Future of Progressivism: Applying Follettian Thinking to Contemporary Issues
"It also wouldn't hurt for more articles about Follett to appear in journals. For 2018, let the Follett articles flow so that Follett's message can grow! - Matthew"
Aug 28
Margaret Stout replied to Margaret Stout's discussion The Future of Progressivism: Applying Follettian Thinking to Contemporary Issues
"I have received inquiries from latecomers to this endeavor, so I thought I'd post a follow-up. While I can't weave new chapters into the publication schedule for this edited volume at this point, the conference program committee would like…"
Aug 28
Margaret Stout replied to Margaret Stout's discussion Follett Network Gathering July 12-14, 2018
"The host committee apologizes, but when we initially inquired about rooms, services, meals, fees, etc. for a June conference, the facilities staff failed to inform us that much of what we were asking about is blocked out for the month due to visits…"
Aug 28
Margaret Stout replied to Stéphane DURÉCU's discussion Article Search: Mary Parker Follett: epilogue to or return of a social work pioneer ?
"It's on its way to you via email..."
Aug 28
Margaret Stout replied to Francois Heon's discussion Follett in Arabic
"Very cool!!!"
Aug 28
Margaret Stout shared their event on Facebook
Aug 28
Margaret Stout commented on Margaret Stout's event The Future of Progressivism: Applying Follettian Thinking to Contemporary Issues
"Due to limited facilities availability on the original dates, we changed the dates rather than greatly increasing the cost."
Aug 28
Profile IconMatthew Shapiro and Adina M. Lav are attending Margaret Stout's event

The Future of Progressivism: Applying Follettian Thinking to Contemporary Issues at West Virginia University

June 14, 2018 to June 16, 2018
2018 marks a century since Mary Follett first published The New State: Group Organization, the Solution of Popular Government. In her opus on Progressive Era political theory and group dynamics, she introduced innovative and timeless concepts of integrative process as applied to governance, from neighborhood to global levels, as well as application to occupational groups.This gathering of the Mary Parker Follett Network will be hosted by the John D. Rockefeller IV School of Policy and Politics…See More
Aug 27
Tommaso Fabbri is now a member of The Mary Parker Follett Network
Aug 21
Profile IconKaren Fay and Bhuwan Raj Chataut joined The Mary Parker Follett Network
Aug 11
Francois Heon posted a discussion

Follett in Arabic

I am happy to announce the publication of The Essential Mary Parker Follett: Ideas We Need Today in Arabic (with English quotes) on Amazon.comhttps://www.amazon.com/dp/0993955355/ref=sr_1_11?ie=UTF8&qid=1499947975&sr=8-11&keywords=mary+parker+follettSee More
Jul 13
Rebecca Budd updated their profile
Jul 9
Stéphane DURÉCU posted a discussion

Article Search: Mary Parker Follett: epilogue to or return of a social work pioneer ?

Dear friends,Some time ago, I had asked the network to get the article entitled: "Mary Parker Follett: epilogue to or return of a social work pioneer ?". This article was written in 1997 by Selber K, Austin DM. I tried to send emails to the two authors but I never had a return.So I reiterate my request.Would anyone have this writing and could he send it to me (d.st@wanadoo.fr).This writing will enable me to bring to fruition a paper which I have begun and which I wish to propose in 2018 to a…See More
Jul 8
Albie M. Davis left a comment for Sally Mahe
"Hello Sally Mahe, WELCOME!  Your entry caught my attention.  I grew up in San Francisco, then arrived in Landsdale in the 3rd grade; Sleepy Hollow;  Tamalpais for Freshman year, Sir Francis Drake and a couple of years at UC…"
Jun 10
Sally Mahe updated their profile
Jun 4

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