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Foundations of human resource development

Author: Richard A Swanson; Elwood F Holton
Publisher: San Francisco : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Leading scholars in the field present the essential guidebook for the human resource development (HRD) profession. Drawing on an extensive, rigorous knowledge base, Swanson and Holton update their classic single volume compilation of the foundational materials of the profession.

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Swanson, Richard A., 1942-
Foundations of human resource development.
San Francisco : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, ©2001
(DLC) 2001035602
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard A Swanson; Elwood F Holton
OCLC Number: 270933577
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 439 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Contents; List of Figures; Preface; PART ONE: Introduction to Human Resource Development; PART TWO: Theory and Philosophy in Human Resource Development; PART THREE: Perspectives of Human Resource Development; PART FOUR: Developing Human Expertise through Personnel Training and Development; PART FIVE: Unleashing Human Expertise through Organization Development; PART SIX: Human Resource Development in the 21st Century; References; Name Index; Subject Index; The Authors.
Responsibility: Richard A. Swanson, Elwood F. Holton, III.
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This text presents the basic theory and practice of human resource development. Working definitions and core values derived from the history of human resources development and it's present challenges  Read more...


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"Swanson and Holton have produced the definitive book on the nature and substance of the human resource development profession." --Gary N. McLean, Senior Professor of Human Resource Development, Read more...

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