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Performance management: multidisciplinary perspectives

Thorpe, Richard and Holloway, Jacky eds. (2008). Performance management: multidisciplinary perspectives. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

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Abstract

There is a plethora of research findings from management and social science, all offering prescriptions for better performance management. However, the complexities and ambiguities of how performance might be understood in single complex organisations often have multiple causes that discipline approaches may not fully address. This book develops our understanding of performance management from a multi-disciplinary perspective. In so doing it traces the evolution of how performance has come to be understood and explores how we might integrate thinking through inter-disciplinary research, informed by management practice.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 2008 Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1-4039-4761-9, 978-1-4039-4761-1
Extra Information: Aslo available in Spanish
Keywords: performance management; performance measurement; multidisciplinary research
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
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Item ID: 8969
Depositing User: Jacky Holloway
Date Deposited: 21 Feb 2011 18:12
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 09:06
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/8969
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