This volume is intended as a contribution to the study of administration. The contributors represent several branches of social and behavioral sciences, including anthropology, economics, industrial management, sociology, and social psychology. The data for the empirical studies were gathered in the United States, Germany, Great Britain, Norway, West Africa, and the Fox Indian society, and from different types of organizations, including manufacturing, mining, shipping, higher education, hospitals, the military, and social welfare agencies.Contributors: Frederick L. Bates; Warren G. Bennis; Frank A. Cassell; Rose Laub Coser; William R. Dill; Frederick H. Harbison; Ernst Köchling; Walter B. Miller; Stephen A. Richardson; Heinrich C. Ruebmann; Edward J. Thomas; and the editors.

240 Pages, 6 x 9 in.

June, 2010

isbn : 9780822960683

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James Thompson

James Thompson

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Peter B. Hammond

Peter B. Hammond

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Robert W. Hawkes

Robert W. Hawkes

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Buford H. Junker

Buford H. Junker

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Arthur Tuden

Arthur Tuden is professor of anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh.

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