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The Peter principle,

Author: Laurence J Peter; Raymond Hull
Publisher: New York, W. Morrow, 1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In dead pan humor, the author tells why the world is so screwed up, why humans fail, and how to achieve a state of well-being, avoiding the ultimate promotion.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence J Peter; Raymond Hull
OCLC Number: 1038496
Notes: "Book club edition" cf. dust jacket.
Description: 185 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: The Peter Principle --
The principle in action --
Apparent exceptions --
Pull & promotion --
Push and promotion --
Followers and leaders --
Hierachiology and politics --
Hints & foreshadowing --
The psychology of hierachiology --
Peter's spiral --
The pathology of success --
Non-medical indices of final placement --
Health & happiness at zero PQ --
Creative incompetence --
The Darwinian extension.
Responsibility: by Laurence J. Peter & Raymond Hull.

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In dead pan humor, the author tells why the world is so screwed up, why humans fail, and how to achieve a state of well-being, avoiding the ultimate promotion.

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