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Systems thinking for curious managers : with 40 new management f-laws

Author: Russell Lincoln Ackoff; Herbert J Addison; Andrew Carey
Publisher: Axminster, Devon : Triarchy Press, 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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Introduces the world of Systems Thinking and its 'Dean', Russell Ackoff, to curious and enquiring managers, teachers, business people, and those who work in an organisation. This book presents 40 more of Russ Ackoff's famously witty and incisive f-Laws (or flaws) of business - following on from his 2007 collection "Management f-Laws".
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Lincoln Ackoff; Herbert J Addison; Andrew Carey
ISBN: 9780956263155 0956263151
OCLC Number: 857653708
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Description: viii, 84 s. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: with Herbert J. Addison and Andrew Carey ; foreword by Jamshid Gharajedaghi

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