Based on research on the European Human Capital and Mobility Programme, this book provides an overview of the evolution of middle management in Europe, including:
* comparative analysis of their changing role
* analysis of the evolution of managerial practices
* a study of the consequences of Quality Management on middle managers.
Management and business studies are firmly established as a popular, important and significant area of study in the academic world. Bringing together theories and thought from a wide range of disciplines, this series features cutting -edge research addressing all the major issues in business and management today, helping to define and advance the field.