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Managers and National Culture A Global Perspective by Richard B. Peterson

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Published by Quorum Books .
Written in English


  • Cultural studies,
  • Management & management techniques,
  • Work & labour,
  • International business enterprises,
  • Industrial management,
  • Intercultural Communication,
  • International Business Administration,
  • Personnel management,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • International business enterpr,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Career/Job,
  • International - General,
  • Management - General,
  • Organizational Behavior,
  • Business & Economics / Management,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Executives

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8275188M
ISBN 100899306020
ISBN 109780899306025

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