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Management A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2013-10-24 | Author : John Hendry | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199656981
ISBN 13 : 0199656983

In this Very Short Introduction, John Hendry provides a lively introduction to the nature and principles of management. Tracing its development over the past century, Hendry looks ..

Work A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2012-11-29 | Author : Stephen Fineman | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780191642401
ISBN 13 : 0191642401

The image of a job captures our imagination from an early age, usually prompted by the question 'What do you want to be when you grow up?'. Work — paid, unpaid, voluntary, or obl..

International Security A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2013-10-24 | Author : Christopher S. Browning | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199668533
ISBN 13 : 0199668531

An accessible, succinct introduction to the complicated issues surrounding today's international security considers such factors as climate change, migration, poverty, health and i..

Leadership A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2010-07-29 | Author : Keith Grint | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191614323
ISBN 13 : 0191614327

The subject of leadership raises many questions: What is it? How does it differ from management and command? Are leaders born or bred? Who are the leaders? Do we actually need lead..

Mathematical Finance A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2019-01-24 | Author : Mark H. A. Davis | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780191092039
ISBN 13 : 0191092037

In recent years the finance industry has mushroomed to become an important part of modern economies, and many science and engineering graduates have joined the industry as quantita..

Developmental Biology A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2011-08-25 | Author : Lewis Wolpert | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199601196
ISBN 13 : 0199601194

"A concise account of what we know about development discusses the first vital steps of growth and explores one of the liveliest areas of scientific research."--P. [2] of cover...

Probability A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2012-04-26 | Author : John Haigh | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199588480
ISBN 13 : 0199588481

Making good decisions under conditions of uncertainty requires an appreciation of the way random chance works. In this Very Short Introduction, John Haigh provides a brief account ..