Ethics, Management, and Mythology: Rational Decision Making for Health Service Professionals
This work provides an introduction to ethics, conceptual analysis, critical thinking and rational decision making, in relation to healthcare management. It strips away the mythology behind the rhetoric of contemporary management theory.
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