UNITY OF COMMAND By N., Sam M.S. - 11 a principle of management postulating that each worker ought to have to report to one and just one immediate superior. UNITY OF COMMAND: "The concept of the unity of command was posited by Henri Fayol, a French engineer." Related Psychology Terms Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ORGANISMIC THEORY ANTISOCIAL REACTION Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention GIFTED CHILDREN Legality and Ethics for Case Management JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Comparison of Assessment Tools ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) LASHLEY, KARL SPENCER (1890- 1958) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "UNITY OF COMMAND," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/unity-of-command/ (accessed December 2, 2022).