Introduction to Management: Fourth Edition / Edition 4
  • Introduction to Management: Fourth Edition / Edition 4
  • Introduction to Management: Fourth Edition / Edition 4

Introduction to Management: Fourth Edition / Edition 4

by Richard Pettinger
     
 

An introductory text designed for students undertaking their first course in management.See more details below

Overview

An introductory text designed for students undertaking their first course in management.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230000384
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
01/05/2007
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
7.27(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: THE FOUNDATIONS OF MANAGEMENT
• Introduction
• Managing in a Changing Environment
• Measuring Business and Organisational Performance
• Risk
• Ethics
• The Organisations and It's Environment
• Globalisation
• The Organisations and its Environment
• PART TWO: STRATEGY, POLICY, DIRECTION AND ACTIVITIES
• Strategy, Policy and Direction
• Investment Appraisal
• Marketing
• Managing Operations and Projects
• Financial Management
• Quantitative Methods
• Innovation and Enterprise
• Innovative, Creative and Entrepreneurial Management
• PART THREE: MANAGEMENT, ORGANISATIONAL AND HUMAN BEHAVIOUR
• Culture
• Perception, Attitudes, Values and Beliefs
• Communication
• Organisation Technology, Structure and Design
• Human Resource Management
• PART FOUR: MANAGEMENT IN ACTION
• Management Influence, Power and Authority
• Leadership and Management
• Teams and Groups
• Management and Motiviation
• The Management of Conflict
• Managerial Practice
• Conclusion: Managing for the Present and Future
• Summary

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