Management Fads and Buzzwords by David Collins
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Management Fads and Buzzwords
By David Collins

Management Fads and Buzzwords

Critical-practical Perspectives

By (author) See other recent books by David Collins
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $93.99
Your Price: $84.59 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $9.40! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $4.23 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 7-10 days



Management Fads and Buzzwords by David Collins

Book Description

Around 5,000 business and management titles are published every year, and increasingly, their preferred mode of presentation is centred on the creation and marketing of buzzwords and fads. This book argues that these management fads and buzzwords deflect critical inquiry and limit useful action because they present a 'ready made' view of the world, which rejects the benefits of theoretical analysis and reflection. Topics covered include: * the 'guru industry' * 'excellence' * business process re-engineering * empowerment * culture * knowledge work * globalization. 'Unpacking' the 'guru industry' and analyzing the fads and buzzwords, this book provides a 'critical-practical' analysis, designed to allow readers to locate, understand and critique management fashion.

Buy Management Fads and Buzzwords book by David Collins from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780415206402
ISBN-10: 0415206405
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 21mm)
Pages: 428
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 25-Aug-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author David Collins

Introduction to International Investment Law by David Collins Introduction to International Investment Law, Paperback (October 2016)

A clear and accessible introduction to one of the fastest growing and most highly debated spheres of international law.

Welsh Football Quiz Book by David Collins Welsh Football Quiz Book, Paperback (May 2016)

A 20-chapter quiz book on all things about Welsh International Football. The chapters include: Gareth Bale, Bad Boys, Meet the Managers, Back in the Summer 58, 1976 and all that, The Gentle Giant, From Jack to a Dragon, Eric Young is a Welshman, and Gary Speed.

World Trade Organization by David Collins World Trade Organization, Paperback (September 2015)

Uncovers one of the most important yet least understood organizations in the world

» View all books by David Collins

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Management Fads and Buzzwords book by David Collins and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by David Collins close
Introduction to International Investment Law by David Collins
Introduction to International Investment Law by David Collins
Welsh Football Quiz Book by David Collins
World Trade Organization by David Collins
Little Book of Cardiff by David Collins
Secret Premier League Diary of a Cardiff City Fan by David Collins
ABCDS: David Collins Studio by David Collins
Walk Through Fuerteventura by David Collins
Unveiling by David Collins
Unveiling by David Collins
Never Mind the Bluebirds 2 by David Collins
Algarve Asparagus Man, Plus One by David Collins
BRIC States and Outward Foreign Direct Investment by David Collins
Never Mind the Bluebirds by David Collins
Narrating the Management Guru by David Collins
Born for the Glory by David Collins
Dressage Masters by David Collins
History of Siberia by David Collins
Climate and Hydrology in Mountain Areas by David Collins
Davenport by David Collins
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close