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Drucker, Peter F.
The Practice of Management: A Study of the Most Important Function in American Society (Signed First Edition)
New York: Harper & Brothers, (1954). First Edition, First Printing with FIRST EDITION stated, correct month and year code, $5.00 price on front jacket flap, etc. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PETER F. DRUCKER, ON A SMALL CARD. Very Good in Good+ Dust Jacket Tight binding; clean pages and covers; moderate wear; SMALL CARD SIGNED BY PETER DRUCKER laid in; dust jacket is somewhat worn at corners with a few small tears and moderate scuffing; price not clipped ($5.00). One of Drucker's most important books. In this title Drucker basically invents a whole discipline, the field of management. "The Practice of Management was the first book to look at management as a whole and being a manager as a separate responsibility. The Practice of Management created the discipline of modern management practices." --Foreword to recent edition. "Who is a manager can be defined only by a man's function and by the contribution he is expected to make. And the function which distinguishes the manager above all is his educational one. The one contribution he is uniquely expected to make is to give others vision and ability to perform. It is vision and moral responsibility that, in the last analysis, define the manager." - Peter Drucker Peter Ferdinand Drucker (November 19, 1909 November 11, 2005) was an Austrian-born American management consultant, educator, and author, whose writings contributed to the philosophical and practical foundations of the modern business corporation. He was also a leader in the development of management education, he invented the concept known as management by objectives and self … [Click Below for Full Description]
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