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Contributions to the theory of organizations

Contributions to the theory of organizations

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Published by Munksgaard in Copenhagen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organizational sociology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementby P. G. Herbst [and others] Ed. by Torben Agersnap.
    SeriesInterdisciplinary studies from the Scandinavian Summer University, 15-16, Scandinavian university books.
    ContributionsHerbst, P. G., Agersnap, Torben, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM131 .C746
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5725198M
    LC Control Number70454898

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