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Organizational policy and strategic management

text and cases
  • 624 Pages
  • 1.26 MB
  • English
Dryden Press , Hinsdale, Ill
Strategic planning., Manage
Other titlesStrategic management.
StatementJames M. Higgins.
LC ClassificationsHD30.28 .H512 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 624 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4743018M
ISBN 100030221862
LC Control Number78056201

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