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Management, 12th Edition

By Stephen P. Robbins, Mary A. Coulter

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 7, 2013


Directed primarily toward undergraduate Management or Business college/university majors, this text also provides practical content to current and aspiring industry professionals.

This bestselling text vividly illustrates management theories by incorporating the perspectives of real-life managers. Throughout this text, readers will see and experience management in action, helping them understand how the concepts they’re reading about work in today’s business world.

Table of Contents


1. Management and Organizations

Module. Management History

2. Understanding Management’s Context: Constraints and Challenges

Management Practice - Part I                                   



3. Managing in a Global Environment

4. Managing Diversity

5. Managing Social Responsibility and Ethics

Management Practice - Part II



6. Managers as Decision Makers

7. Managing Change and Innovation

Management Practice - Part III



8. Foundations of Planning

9. Strategic Management

10. Managerial Controls

Module. Planning and Control Techniques                 

Module. Managing Operations

Management Practice - Part IV



11. Basic Organizational Design

12. Adaptive Organizational Design

13. Managing Human Resources

Module. Managing Your Career

14. Managing Teams

Management Practice - Part V



15. Understanding Individual Behavior

16. Managers and Communication

17. Motivating Employees

18. Managers as Leaders

Management Practice - Part VI


Appendix - Managing Entrepreneurial Ventures  


Name Index

Organization Index 




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ISBN-10: 0-13-304360-6

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-304360-0

Format: Alternate Binding

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