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Understanding Organisational Context

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Published by FT Prentice Hall .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organizational theory & behaviour

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10288024M
    ISBN 100273676288
    ISBN 109780273676287


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Based on the belief that organisational context is best understood by first examining the external environment, this introduction to the subject provides the student with a holistic learning experience - combining taught and self-managed elements/5(8).

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