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Self-designing organizations

Susan Albers Mohrman

Self-designing organizations

learning how to create high performance

by Susan Albers Mohrman

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Published by Addison-Wesley Pub. Co. in Reading, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organizational change.,
  • Organizational effectiveness.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-189).

    StatementSusan Albers Mohrman, Thomas G. Cummings.
    SeriesAddison-Wesley OD series, Addison-Wesley series on organization development.
    ContributionsCummings, Thomas G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD58.8 .M62 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 189 p. ;
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2197968M
    ISBN 100201146037
    LC Control Number89017722

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