First published 1962 with a second edition in 1970, this book offers a comprehensive and accessible guide in the principles and practices of management. Walter Puckey considers the make-up of an organisation, the purpose of the company and the practice of management. A particularly useful title for students of business and management, as well as directors, this book provides a practical analysis of organisational techniques and trends.
Table of Contents
Foreword to Second Edition; Introduction; 1. Science of Art 2. What is Organization? 3. Investigating the Facts of Organization 4. Analyse the Factors: The Company Purpose 5. Analyse the Facts: The Individuals 6. Some Organizational Conventions 7. More Organizational Conventions 8. Centralize – and/or Decentralize 9. Organization Theory and Principles; A Summing Up; Index