Changing organizations essays on the development and evolution of human organization by Warren G. Bennis

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .

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  • Organizational change.

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Statement[by] Warren G. Bennis.
SeriesMcGraw-Hill series in management
LC ClassificationsHM131 .B432
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Paginationxi, 223 p.
Number of Pages223
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Open LibraryOL5952658M
LC Control Number65025915

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