Encyclopedia of History of American Management
A&C Black, May 15, 2005 - Business & Economics - 564 pages
Containing more than 250 entries, this unique and ambitious work traces the development of management thinking and major business culture in North America.
Entries range from 600 words to 2500 words and contain concise biographical detail, a critical analysis of the thinkers' doctrines and ideas and a bibliography including the subject's major works and a helpful listing of minor works.
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