skip to content
The Craft of general management Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Craft of general management

Author: Joseph L Bower
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Publications, ©1991.
Series: Practice of management series.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Craft of general management.
Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Publications, ©1991
(OCoLC)755252741
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph L Bower
ISBN: 0875843131 9780875843131
OCLC Number: 24376817
Description: xiv, 344 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Joseph L. Bower --
pt. 1. The Work of General Management --
1. Six Basics for General Managers / Andrall E. Pearson --
2. Good Managers Don't Make Policy Decisions / H. Edward Wrapp --
3. Strategic Change: "Logical Incrementalism" / James Brian Quinn --
4. Management and the World's Work / Peter F. Drucker --
5. General Managers in the Middle / Hugo Uyterhoeven --
pt. 2. Making Strategy --
6. How Competitive Forces Shape Strategy / Michael E. Porter --
7. From Competitive Advantage to Corporate Strategy / Michael E. Porter --
8. Competing Through Manufacturing / Steven C. Wheelwright and Robert H. Hayes --
9. Making Planning Strategic / Richard G. Hamermesh --
10. Strategic Intent / Gary Hamel and C.K. Prahalad --
pt. 3. Building the Organization --
11. Muscle-Build the Organization / Andrall E. Pearson --
12. Organization Design: Fashion or Fit? / Henry Mintzberg --
13. From Control to Commitment in the Workplace / Richard E. Walton --
14. Reward Systems and the Role of Compensation / Michael Beer and Richard E. Walton --
15. Managing Resource Allocation / Joseph L. Bower --
16. Fast-Cycle Capability for Competitive Power / Joseph L. Bower and Thomas M. Hout --
pt. 4. Managing Complexity --
17. A Framework for Analyzing Government Involvement in Business / J. Ronald Fox --
18. Managing for Efficiency, Managing for Equity / Joseph L. Bower --
19. The Challenges, Motivations, and Mentalities of MNC Management / Christopher A. Bartlett --
20. General Management in Diversified Firms / Joseph L. Badaracco and Richard R. Ellsworth --
21. Can the Best Corporations Be Made Moral? / Kenneth R. Andrews --
22. The Social Responsibility of Business Is to Increase Its Profits / Milton Friedman --
pt. 5. Leadership --
23. The Effective Decision / Peter F. Drucker --
24. The Human Dilemmas of Leadership / Abraham Zaleznik --
25. Managers and Leaders: Are They Different? / Abraham Zaleznik.
Series Title: Practice of management series.
Responsibility: readings selected by Joseph L. Bower.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/24376817>
library:oclcnum"24376817"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"1991"
schema:datePublished"1991"
schema:description"Introduction / Joseph L. Bower -- pt. 1. The Work of General Management -- 1. Six Basics for General Managers / Andrall E. Pearson -- 2. Good Managers Don't Make Policy Decisions / H. Edward Wrapp -- 3. Strategic Change: "Logical Incrementalism" / James Brian Quinn -- 4. Management and the World's Work / Peter F. Drucker -- 5. General Managers in the Middle / Hugo Uyterhoeven -- pt. 2. Making Strategy -- 6. How Competitive Forces Shape Strategy / Michael E. Porter -- 7. From Competitive Advantage to Corporate Strategy / Michael E. Porter -- 8. Competing Through Manufacturing / Steven C. Wheelwright and Robert H. Hayes -- 9. Making Planning Strategic / Richard G. Hamermesh -- 10. Strategic Intent / Gary Hamel and C.K. Prahalad -- pt. 3. Building the Organization -- 11. Muscle-Build the Organization / Andrall E. Pearson -- 12. Organization Design: Fashion or Fit? / Henry Mintzberg -- 13. From Control to Commitment in the Workplace / Richard E. Walton -- 14. Reward Systems and the Role of Compensation / Michael Beer and Richard E. Walton -- 15. Managing Resource Allocation / Joseph L. Bower -- 16. Fast-Cycle Capability for Competitive Power / Joseph L. Bower and Thomas M. Hout -- pt. 4. Managing Complexity -- 17. A Framework for Analyzing Government Involvement in Business / J. Ronald Fox -- 18. Managing for Efficiency, Managing for Equity / Joseph L. Bower -- 19. The Challenges, Motivations, and Mentalities of MNC Management / Christopher A. Bartlett -- 20. General Management in Diversified Firms / Joseph L. Badaracco and Richard R. Ellsworth -- 21. Can the Best Corporations Be Made Moral? / Kenneth R. Andrews -- 22. The Social Responsibility of Business Is to Increase Its Profits / Milton Friedman -- pt. 5. Leadership -- 23. The Effective Decision / Peter F. Drucker -- 24. The Human Dilemmas of Leadership / Abraham Zaleznik -- 25. Managers and Leaders: Are They Different? / Abraham Zaleznik."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/26749670>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"The Craft of general management"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.