A system of flexible and informal organization and management in place of rigid bureaucracy.
- The attempt of late has been to create an ‘effective adhocracy’ as Alvin put it.
- He uses the term ‘adhocracy’ to describe the kind of collaboration he prefers: like-minded software developers, finding each other and working in ever-shifting groups.
- This form of adhocracy also allows for effective use of individuals with specific interests in a short period of time.
Words that rhyme with adhocracyaristocracy, autocracy, bureaucracy, democracy, gerontocracy, gynaecocracy (US gynecocracy), hierocracy, hypocrisy, meritocracy, mobocracy, monocracy, plutocracy, technocracy, theocracy
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