Human Side of Management
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Human Side of Management

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Published by Addison-Wesley Pub (Sd) .
Written in English


  • Economics, Finance, Business and Industry,
  • Management,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10147223M
ISBN 100201048396
ISBN 109780201048391

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