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Published: 08 July 2010

256 Pages | 14 b/w photographs


ISBN: 9780199541966

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Lyndall Urwick, Management Pioneer

A Biography

Edward Brech, Andrew Thomson, and John F. Wilson

  • Traces the professionalization of management through the life of one of its pioneers
  • Provides insights into management practice in the mid-20th century, showing how many of our key management institutions developed
  • Includes analysis of Urwick's writing on management, in which he synthesized the work of many influential writers
  • Includes illustrative photographs of Urwick's life

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