Patterns of Business Organization (RLE: Organizations)

Patterns of Business Organization (RLE: Organizations)

by John O'Shaughnessy
     
 

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This book is a successor to the earlier and widely-used Business Organization. In this book the author helps the student to develop his or her own critical and conceptual understanding of the subject. As the author reviews the various approaches – classical, human relations, behavioural science, systems and contingency theories – he shows that none of

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This book is a successor to the earlier and widely-used Business Organization. In this book the author helps the student to develop his or her own critical and conceptual understanding of the subject. As the author reviews the various approaches – classical, human relations, behavioural science, systems and contingency theories – he shows that none of them offers a simple progression from error to truth, but that all of them combine to contribute to a broader view of the field. The final chapter summarizes the author’s viewpoint, applying the different approaches to a particular case study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781135960735
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/21/2013
Series:
Routledge Library Editions: Organizations
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
320
File size:
3 MB

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