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Parkinson's law, and other studies in administration

Author: C Northcote Parkinson
Publisher: Cutchogue, N.Y. : Buccaneer Books, ©1957.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Humor
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Parkinson, C. Northcote (Cyril Northcote), 1909-1993.
Parkinson's law, and other studies in administration.
Cutchogue, N.Y. : Buccaneer Books, ©1957
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C Northcote Parkinson
OCLC Number: 894776189
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 112 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface --
1. Parkinson's law, or The rising pyramid --
2. The will of the people, or Annual general meeting --
3. High finance, or The point of vanishing interest --
4. Directors and councils, or Coefficient of inefficiency --
5. The short list, or Principles of selection --
6. Plans and plants, or The administration block --
7. Personality screen, or The cocktail formula --
8. Injelititis, or Palsied paralysis --
9. Palm thatch to Packard, or A formula for success --
10. Pension point, or The age of retirement.
Responsibility: C. Northcote Parkinson ; illustrated by Robert C. Osborn.


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