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Management : Challenges in the 21st Century / With CD-ROM

Management : Challenges in the 21st Century / With CD-ROM - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0324009934

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ISBN13: 978-0324009934
ISBN10: 0324009933
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Publisher: South-Western Publishing Co.
Published: 2001
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Management : Challenges in the 21st Century / With CD-ROM - 3RD 01 edition

ISBN13: 978-0324009934

Pamela S. Lewis, Stephen H. Goodman and Patricia M. Fandt

ISBN13: 978-0324009934
ISBN10: 0324009933
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 01
Publisher: South-Western Publishing Co.

Published: 2001
International: No
Summary

Management, 3e provides comprehensive coverage of traditional management theory focusing on meeting the unique challenges inherent in the dynamic, global environment of business. The applications orientation of the book provides the reader with an opportunity to apply the material learned and to understand a wide variety of real-world management situations. The text focuses on companies that excel in quality, highlighting the competencies that allow managers to succeed in the modern business environment.

Benefits:

  • NEW! Improved Text Web Site: The revised http://lewis.swcollege.com features updated information on companies and managers profiled in the book, links, self-tests, and exercises (including the popular CEO and Company of the Month activities).
  • Ethics Evaluations: Take A Stand features present students with ethical dilemmas. Students are asked to evaluate various courses of actions in terms of their ethical implications and select the alternative that best meets the organization's needs.
  • NEW! Information Technology Features: Integrative Information Technology boxes focus on the challenges and opportunities created by the influx of new information technologies.
  • NEW! BusinessLink Video Cases: From South-Western's exclusive BusinessLink videos, a new video case is featured in each chapter.
  • NEW! Cohesion Case: A new video cohesion case, based on the dynamic multimedia start-up company Horizons, ends each part.
  • NEW! Enhanced Web Site: This text's highly acclaimed Web site (http://lewis.swcollege.com) has been enhanced with additional features including student self-tests. The popular CEO and Company of the Month features have been retained.
  • Student CD-ROM: Accompanying every text, a student CD-ROM includes the 30-minute video cohesion case, exercises, glossaries, and links to the Web site self-tests.
  • Integrated Coverage of Modern Topics: Globalization, quality, ethics, and diversity are truly integrated.
  • Expert Authorship: Integrating both their academic and professional lives, this accomplished author team brings diverse and rich backgrounds to this text, covering all major fields of management.
  • End-of-Chapter Exercises: Cases, video cases, review questions, experiential exercises, and discussion questions help students review chapter objectives.

Author Bio

Lewis, Pamela S. : Drexel University

Goodman, Stephen H. : University of Central Florida

Fandt, Patricia M. : University of Washington, Tacoma

Table of Contents

PART I: MEETING THE CHALLENGES OF THE 21ST CENTURY.

1. Management and Managers: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.
2. Evolution of Management Thought.
3. Social Responsibility and Ethics.


PART II: PLANNING CHALLENGES IN THE 21ST CENTURY.

4. Planning in the Contemporary Organization.
5. Strategic Planning in a Global Environment.
6. Effective Managerial Decision-Making.
7. Decision-Making Tools and Techniques.


PART III: ORGANIZING FOR CHALLENGES IN THE 21ST CENTURY.

8. Organizing for Quality, Productivity, and Job Satisfaction.
9. Designing the Contemporary Organization.
10. Managing Human Resources.
11. Organizational Culture, Change, and Development.


PART IV: LEADERSHIP CHALLENGES IN THE 21ST CENTURY.

12. Communicating Effectively Within Diverse Organizations.
13. Understanding Leadership in a Dynamic Environment.
14. Individual Differences, Team and Group Dynamics.
15. Motivating Organizational Members.


PART V: CONTROL CHALLENGES IN THE 21ST CENTURY.

16. Organizational Control in a Complex Business Environment.
17. Productivity and Quality in Operations.
18. Information Technology and Control.


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