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Managing complexity in high technology organizations

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • High technology industries -- Management,
  • Organizational behavior

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Mary Ann Von Glinow, Susan Albers Mohrman.
ContributionsVon Glinow, Mary Ann Young, 1949-, Mohrman, Susan Albers.
LC ClassificationsHD62.37 .M355 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 327 p. :
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2185108M
ISBN 100195057201
LC Control Number89003030

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