A cross-cultural study of a multinational company attitudinal responses to participative management by Dietrich L. Schaupp

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  • Management -- Employee participation -- Case studies.,
  • International business enterprises -- Personnel management -- Case studies.,
  • Comparative management -- Case studies.,
  • Employee attitude surveys -- Case studies.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 159-166.

Book details

StatementDietrich L. Schaupp.
LC ClassificationsHD5650 .S39 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 166 p. ;
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4721353M
ISBN 100030228719
LC Control Number78008453

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