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The People Business

Psychological Reflections on Management

Authors: Furnham, A.

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It is often said that business is people. The bestselling author, Adrian Furnham, draws upon psychological reflections to present a critical and challenging account of perceived wisdom and management fads. In this book he scrutinises such subjects and themes as Anxiety Management, Authenticity, the Dark Side of Gift-Giving, Modern Management Styles, Performance Appraisal Systems and Work Life Balance

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ADRIAN FURNHAM is Professor of Psychology at University College, London. He is on the Editorial Board of a number of journals and has received many awards and was recognized as the most productive psychologist in the world from 1980-1989. He is the author of more than 36 books, many of which have been translated into a number of languages, including successful, popular management books, and over 400 journal articles. He acts as a consultant to a number of bodies including H.M. Government, the Atomic Energy Authority, Channel 4, BP and a number of multinational corporations, writes a regular column in the Financial Times and HR Magazine and is a regular contributor to BBC radio and television

Table of contents (70 chapters)

Table of contents (70 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $39.99
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-51009-8
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $53.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4039-9222-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The People Business
Book Subtitle
Psychological Reflections on Management
Authors
Copyright
2005
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Adrian Furnham
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-51009-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230510098
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4039-9222-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 206
Number of Illustrations
19 b/w illustrations
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