2 edition of The political economy of organizations and the role of administration found in the catalog.
1977 by College of Commerce and Business Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in [Urbana, Ill.] .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. [31-34]).
|Statement||David A. Whetten|
|Series||Faculty working papers -- no. 379, Faculty working papers -- no. 379.|
|Contributions||University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. College of Commerce and Business Administration|
|LC Classifications||HD58.9 .W43 1977|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||[i], 21,  p. ;|
|Number of Pages||21|
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