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Construction management strategies : a theory of construction management

Author: Milan Radosavljevic; John Bennett
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
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"An authoritative textbook on construction management offering a clear model for understanding theoretical aspects. The construction industry has become a truly global network of interconnected stakeholders making demands which require the involvement of skilled workforces from all over the world. Construction Management Strategies sets the foundations for understanding and managing construction's inherent  Read more...
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Radosavljevic, Milan.
Construction management strategies.
Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012
(DLC) 2011035228
(OCoLC)756044442
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Milan Radosavljevic; John Bennett
ISBN: 0470656093 9780470656099 9781119968474 111996847X
OCLC Number: 794706704
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 295 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents: Introduction and background --
The built environment --
Construction concepts --
Theory of construction management --
Traditional construction --
Design build --
Management approaches --
Partnering --
Total construction service --
Implications for industry --
The future for construction management.
Responsibility: Milan Radosavljevic, John Bennett.

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