Comparative Studies in Administration (University of Pittsburgh Series in Comparative Administration #1) (Paperback)

By James D. Thompson (Editor), Peter B. Hammond (Editor), Robert W. Hawkes (Editor)

University of Pittsburgh Press, 9780822960683, 224pp.

Publication Date: December 28, 1959

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This volume is intended as a contribution to the study of administration. The contributors represent several branches of social and behavioral sciences, including anthropology, economics, industrial management, sociology, and social psychology. The data for the empirical studies were gathered in the United States, Germany, Great Britain, Norway, West Africa, and the Fox Indian society, and from different types of organizations, including manufacturing, mining, shipping, higher education, hospitals, the military, and social welfare agencies.