2 edition of Various perspectives on complex organizations found in the catalog.
Various perspectives on complex organizations
Alexander J. Matejko
1991 by Institutt for administrasjon og organisasjonsvitenskap, Universitetet i Bergen, University of Alberta, Dept. of Sociology in Bergen, Norway, Edmonton, Alta, Canada .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-407).
|Statement||Alexander J. Matejko.|
|Series||Rapport,, nr. 12, Rapport (Universitetet i Bergen. Institutt for administrasjon og organisasjonsvitenskap) ;, nr. 12.|
|LC Classifications||HM131 .M3372 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 407 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||407|
|LC Control Number||93192130|
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