|ISBN:||0415269008 9780415269001 0415269016 9780415269018|
|注意：||Previous ed.: 1993.|
|描述：||ix, 260 p. ; 24 cm.|
|内容：||Controversies in management --
What is management? A term in search of a meaning --
What is management? Exploitation, politics and magic --
The social sciences: Can they help managers? --
Principles of management: Valid or vacuous? --
Getting ahead in management: Meritocracy or myth? --
Gender in management: Must men manage? --
Organizational leadership: Does it make a difference? --
Managing all over the world: One way or many? --
The future of management: Business as unusual?
|责任：||Alan Berkeley Thomas.|
Modern managers cope not only with a complex and ever changing world, but also with diverse ways of understanding and managing it. This second edition sets out to explore some of these puzzles and provides a guide to the different key theories and approaches to management that have developed over the years.