Organizational Design (256p) by Jeffrey Pfeffer

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Published by A H M Publications .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Social, group or collective psychology,
  • Organization,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Leadership,
  • Management

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8179314M
ISBN 100882954539
ISBN 109780882954530

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