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Table of Contents
Part 1: INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT. 1. Management. 2. Organizational Environments and Cultures. 3. Ethics and Social Responsibility. Part 2: PLANNING. 4. Planning and Decision Making. 5. Organizational Strategy. 6. Innovation and Change. 7. Global Management. Part 3: ORGANIZING. 8. Designing Adaptive Organizations. 9. Managing Teams. 10. Managing Human Resource Systems. Part 4: LEADING. 11. Motivation. 12. Leadership. 13. Managing Communication. Part 5: CONTROLLING. 14. Control. 15. Managing Information. 16. Managing Service and Manufacturing Operations. End Matter. Endnotes. Glossary Name Index. Subject Index.