9780321014078

Management: Meeting New Challenges

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321014078

  • ISBN10:

    0321014073

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 7/1/1999
  • Publisher: Pearson College Div
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Summary

For courses in Introduction to Management or Principles of Management. This text presents a current and comprehensive look at the realities and challenges real managers face. Emphasizing such topics as globalization, ethics and social responsibility, groups and teams, and technology, today's students will gain a thorough understanding of what it takes to be tomorrow's managers. The authors, both experts in the field of management, and noted industry consultants share their knowledge and expertise with students in this presentation of management today... and for the future.

Table of Contents

PART 1 Introduction and Historical Overview
Introduction
3(24)
History of Management Thought and Practice
27(40)
PART 2 Environmental Context of Managing
Assessing External Environments
67(23)
Managing within Cultural Contexts
90(25)
Ethics and Social Responsibility
115(29)
Managing Innovation and Entrepreneurship
144(27)
PART 3 Planning and Decision Making
Planning
171(23)
Strategic Management
194(32)
Individual and Group Decision Making
226(37)
PART 4 Organizing and Staffing
Organizational Structure and Design
263(30)
Groups and Teams
293(31)
Managing Human Resources
324(39)
PART 5 Leading
Motivation
363(37)
Leadership, Power, and Influence
400(41)
Communication and Negotiation
441(32)
PART 6 Monitoring and Evaluating
Control
473(35)
Operations Management
508(32)
Information Technology Management
540(31)
PART 7 Transforming
Organizational Change and Renewal
571

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