TITLE

Administrative Behavior: A Study of Decision-Making Processes in Administrative Organizations (4th edn) (Book)

AUTHOR(S)
Hyde, James
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "Administrative Behavior: A Study of Decision-Making Processes in Administrative Organizations," by Herbert A. Simon.
ACCESSION #
11940580

 

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