9780030351389

Management

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  • ISBN13:

    9780030351389

  • ISBN10:

    0030351383

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 7/22/2002
  • Publisher: South-Western College Pub
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Summary

The sixth edition of this market leading text continues to raise the standard through its cutting-edge presentation of managerial thought, carefully developed applications, and innovative technology components. Richard Daft seamlessly integrates the new workplace with traditional management concepts to show what influences and guides managerial action in today's organizations. To illustrate the conceptual material and engage the reader, Daft includes diverse examples, exercises, applications in every chapter. Through each edition, Management has continued to build an outstanding reputation with instructors for its quality, topic selection, applications, and authorship.

Author Biography

Richard L. Daft is the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr., Professor of Management in the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University.

Table of Contents

PART 1 INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT 1(70)
Managing the New Workplace
2(34)
Historical Foundations of Management
36(35)
PART 2 THE ENVIRONMENT OF MANAGEMENT 71(136)
The Environment and Corporate Culture
72(32)
Managing in a Global Environment
104(32)
Managerial Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
136(32)
Small Business and Internet Start-Ups
168(39)
PART 3 PLANNING 207(102)
Organizational Planning and Goal Setting
208(28)
Strategy Formulation and Implementation
236(34)
Managerial Decision Making
270(39)
PART 4 ORGANIZING 309(168)
Fundamentals of Organizing
310(32)
Using Structural Design to Achieve Strategic Goals
342(30)
Change and Development
372(32)
Human Resource Management
404(32)
Managing Diverse Employees
436(41)
PART 5 LEADING 477(173)
Foundations of Behavior in Organizations
478(34)
Leadprship in Organizations
512(32)
Motivation in Organizations
544(34)
Communicating in Organizations
578(34)
Teamwork in Organizations
612(38)
PART 6 CONTROLLING 650(95)
The Importance of Control
652(28)
Information Technology and E-Business
680(28)
Operations and Service Management
708(37)
Glossary 745(13)
Name Index 758(13)
Company Index 771(5)
Subject Index 776

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