Management information systems / Terry Lucey.

Lucey, T. (Terence)

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Contents

	Preface	iv
	1 Management information systems - an overview	1
	2 Information, data and communication	11
	3 Systems concepts - structure and elements	29
	4 Systems concepts - objectives and types	40
	Assessment and revision	47

	5   Organisations - scientific management and the classical school	52

	6	Organisations - human relations school and the contingency approach	62
	7	Organisations - structure, information and culture	74
	8	Management - introduction and functions	90
	9	Leadership, organising and coordinating	98

	Assessment and revision	114

	10 Planning	120
	11 Decision making	140
	12 Elements of control	152
	13 Control in organisations	167
	Assessment and revision	186

	14 Information technology and MIS	195
	15 Computers and MIS	215
	16 Influences on MIS design	238
	Assessment and revision	254

	Answers	262
	Index	279