2 edition of Antinomies of organizational theory found in the catalog.
Antinomies of organizational theory
David E Whiteside
by Division of Research, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University in Boston, MA
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 12
|Statement||David E. Whiteside|
|Series||Working paper / Division of Research, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University -- 9-783-064|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||12 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||12|
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