Mary Parker Follett-Prophet of Management: A Celebration of Writings from the 1920sby Mary Parker Follett (Editor), Rosabeth Moss Kanter (Introduction), Peter Ferdinand Drucker (Introduction), Mary Parker Follett, Pauline Graham (Editor)
This selection of Follett's writings and lectures, delivered between 1925 and 1933, addresses critical management topics that are relevant for managers today: conflict, power, authority, leadership, control, the role of the individual in the group, and the place of business in society. Commentaries by Warren Bennis, John Child, Angela Dumas, Tokihiko Enomoto, Henry Mintzberg, Nitin Nohria, and Sir Peter Parker are featured. The book also includes a preface by Rosabeth Moss Kanter, an introduction by Peter Drucker, and an epilogue by Paul Lawrence. Their reflections underscore the contemporary significance of Follett's ideas and testify to the eloquence and truth of her observations. Also available in paperback.
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