Management: an introduction

David Boddy, Steve Paton

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    A comprehensive and readable introduction to the themes and functions of management, within the clear process framework of planning, organising, leading and controlling. The 5th edition of this well-respected text has been revised and updated to incorporate the latest research and most recent and relevant examples and illustrations. Three ‘integrating themes’ run throughout the book, guiding the reader to explore and consider the key issues of internationalisation, sustainable performance, and governance and control.

    It is written for students on undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, or undertaking professional qualifications.

    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationLondon
    Number of pages704
    Publication statusPublished - 30 Nov 2010


    • management
    • introduction
    • planning
    • leading
    • controlling
    • organising
    • internationalisation
    • governance and control
    • sustainable performance


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