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Masters of management how the business gurus and their ideas have changed the world--for better and for worse

Author: Adrian Wooldridge
Publisher: Harper Business, New York ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st HarperCollins edView all editions and formats
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Offers a critique of management theory and its legions of evangelists and followers.

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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Wooldridge
ISBN: 9780061771132 0061771139
OCLC Number: 861385846
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Introduction The unacknowledged legislators -- Part I. How it works The fad in progress from reengineering to CSR -- The management theory industry -- Part II. The prophet and the evangelists Peter Drucker the guru's guru -- Tom Peters management for the masses -- Flat worlds, Tipping points, and long tails -- Part III. Three management revolutions Rethinking the company -- Entrepreneurs unbound -- The world turned upside down -- Part IV. The great debates Knowledge, learning, and innovation -- Lords of strategy -- What does globalization mean? -- Storm in the boardroom -- Managing leviathan -- Part V. Workers of the world The common "A complete update of the 1996
Description: xviii, 446 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Adrian Wooldridge ; with a foreword by John Micklethwait.

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