An Introduction to the Philosophy of Management

1st Edition

Paul Griseri
eISBN-13: 9781446291795

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What and who is business for? What exactly is work and how can we distinguish it from other activity? Do businesses operate along different ethical lines from individuals?

This clear and accessible text introduces key philosophical concepts and ideas and applies them to fundamental issues in management and organizations. Written for business and management students with no previous knowledge of philosophy, this text will lead readers to question the basic assumptions widely made about business and management.


An Introduction to the Philosophy of Management is packed with case studies and examples which provoke thought and discussion. Coverage includes crucial topics such as business ethics, culture and leadership.


Key features:


- Boxed definitions of key concepts


- Real life case studies and examples


- Questions for Reflection


- Further reading


This text is essential reading for any business and management student wanting to think creatively.


 

ISBNs 9781446246979, 9781446291795, 1446291790, 9781446246979
Language English
Number of Pages 176
Edition 1st