Publisher description for The making of modern management : British management in historical perspective / John F. Wilson and Andrew W. Thomson.

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The authors provide an historical account of the evolution of modern management in the UK. The book draws on archival and secondary sources and addresses such issues as the particular context of management in the UK; the development of management as a profession; management and economic
performance; and the spread of management education and ideas.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Management -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Management -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.