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Peter, Laurence J.

Overview
Works: 144 works in 717 publications in 17 languages and 16,865 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN6231.M2, 658.00207
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Laurence J Peter
Publications by Laurence J Peter
Publications by Laurence J Peter, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Laurence J Peter
 
Most widely held works by Laurence J Peter
The Peter principle by Laurence J Peter( Book )
314 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 4,798 libraries worldwide
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
The Peter prescription : how to be creative, confident & competent by Laurence J Peter( Book )
21 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 2,214 libraries worldwide
"How to make things go right"--Cover subtitle
Peter's quotations : ideas for our time by Laurence J Peter( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 1,630 libraries worldwide
Collects ancient and modern quotations that reflect the author's humanistic-futuristic philosophy and relate to present and prospective problems
Why things go wrong, or, The Peter principle revisited by Laurence J Peter( Book )
26 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 1,454 libraries worldwide
The man who discovered the peter principle brings you completely up to date on the world of incompetence
The Peter pyramid, or, Will we ever get the point? by Laurence J Peter( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 1,290 libraries worldwide
Peter récidive cette fois avec l'idée (assez connue) que les systèmes organisationnels ou les bureaucraties ont tendance à évoluer au point d'en venir à occuper tout le temps et tout l'espace. Stimulant
The Peter plan : a proposal for survival by Laurence J Peter( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
Peter's people by Laurence J Peter( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 784 libraries worldwide
Presents comments about numerous well-known people of the past and present and provides a variety of laws and principles concerning the human condition
Prescriptive teaching by Laurence J Peter( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
The laughter prescription : the tools of humor and how to use them by Laurence J Peter( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Individual instruction by Laurence J Peter( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Peter's Almanac by Laurence J Peter( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
The Peter principle : why things always go wrong by Laurence J Peter( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
A re-release of the popular treatise on the rise and fall of civilizations as reflected by their professional organizations is based on a premise that every employee in a hierarchy tends to rise to his or her level of incompetence
Classroom instruction by Laurence J Peter( Book )
9 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Teacher education by Laurence J Peter( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Therapeutic instruction by Laurence J Peter( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Quotations for our time by Laurence J Peter( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Las fórmulas de Peter : cómo hacer que las cosas vayan bien by Laurence J Peter( Book )
25 editions published between 1972 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Individual instruction workbook by Laurence J Peter( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Das Peter-Programm oder der 66-Punkte-Plan [Sechsundsechzig-Punkte-Plan], mit dem man Problemen, Pannen und Pleiten Paroli bieten kann by Laurence J Peter( Book )
18 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in German and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Les ordonnances de Peter : 66 formules pour améliorer la qualité de votre vie by Laurence J Peter( Book )
5 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 33 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Peter, Laurence.
Peter, Laurence J 1919-
Peter, Laurence J (Laurence Johnston), 1919-
Peter, Laurence Johnston.
Peter, Laurence Johnston 1919-1990
Piter, Lorens
Питер, Лоуренс Дж 1919-1990
ピーター, L. J
ピーター, ローレンス・J
Languages
English (201)
Spanish (124)
German (80)
French (54)
Chinese (14)
Portuguese (5)
Italian (5)
Dutch (5)
Hebrew (4)
Swedish (4)
Japanese (3)
Danish (3)
Finnish (3)
Slovenian (2)
Romanian (2)
Estonian (1)
Norwegian (1)
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