This chapter proposes a theoretical framework aiming at operationalizing Ricoeuer's conception of ideology in management settings. It is claimed that both management practice and discourse contribute to producing legitimacy and/or legitimization in organisations, i.e. have an ideological dimension, and that such processes are always context-dependent.
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