The Organization Man

written by William H. Whyte Jr.; published by Simon and Schuster


The book explores some of the ideologies that have accompanied the growth of large-scale corporations, in particular the bureaucratization of modern society and its effect upon middle class or "junior executive" Americans.

Awards Won

Title Year
ALA Liberty and Justice Book Awards

Awards totalling $30,000, made by ALA, to authors of books published in 1956 and in 1957 which make distinguished contributions to the American tradition of liberty and justice.

The purpose of the ALA Liberty and Justice Book Awards is to draw attention of Americans to outstanding books in this important area; to encourage authors and publishers in creating such books; to recognize those who do so.

1957 - Winner(s)