9780030318160

Understanding Management

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  • ISBN13:

    9780030318160

  • ISBN10:

    0030318165

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 7/10/2000
  • Publisher: South-Western College Pub
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Summary

Based on Daft's Management, the all time best selling principles of management text, Understanding Management combines classic management concepts with emerging trends and issues in a concise, exciting, and student friendly format. In direct response to customer feedback, Dick Daft and Dorothy Marcic deliver a condensed yet comprehensive introduction to management text, for about $20 less than most competing hardbacks.

Table of Contents

PART 1 MANAGERS IN LEARNING ORGANIZATIONS 1(41)
The Changing Paradigm of Management
2(40)
PART 2 THE ENVIRONMENT OF MANAGEMENT 42(94)
The Environment and Corporate Culture
44(32)
Managing in a Global Environment
76(30)
Managerial Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
106(30)
PART 3 PLANNING 136(84)
Organizational Goal Setting and Planning
138(38)
Managerial Decision Making
176(44)
PART 4 ORGANIZING 220(132)
Fundamentals of Organizing
222(36)
Change and Development
258(30)
Human Resource Management
288(32)
Managing Diverse Employees
320(32)
PART 5 LEADING 352(148)
Foundations of Behavior in Organizations
354(28)
Leadership in Organizations
382(26)
Motivation in Organizations
408(28)
Communicating in Organizations
436(34)
Teamwork in Organizations
470(30)
PART 6 CONTROLLING 500(33)
Productivity through Management and Quality Control Systems
502(31)
Appendix A: Video Cases 533(21)
Appendix B: Continuing Cases 554(8)
Appendix C: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management 562(14)
Answers to Manager's Workbook Exercises 576(3)
Glossary 579(10)
Name Index 589(3)
Company Index 592(5)
Subject Index 597(6)
Credits 603

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