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Published: 30 July 2009

316 Pages | 21 figures, 15 tables


ISBN: 9780199573998

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The Making of Modern Management

British Management in Historical Perspective

John F. Wilson and Andrew Thomson

  • First book to examine modern British management in a historical perspective from the mid-nineteenth century to the early twenty first century
  • Provides comparisons with the management experience of Britain's leading competitors, the USA, Germany, and Japan
  • Individual chapters focused on the history of individual management functions: personnel, marketing, and accounting and finance

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