Selected readings in management

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R. D. Irwin, 1958 - Business & Economics - 408 pages
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Contents

THE NATURE AND STUDY OF MANAGEMENT
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B THE NATURE AND EVOLUTION OF MANAGEMENT
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The Concepts of Management
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