The Essential Drucker: In One Volume the Best of Sixty Years of Peter Drucker's Essential Writings on Management
Hardcover - Jun 26 2001
by Peter F. Drucker(Author)
In one volume a selection of the essential writings from Peter F. Drucker's sixty years of work on management.
The first selection of Drucker's management work fromThe Practice of Management(1954) toManagement Challenges for the 21st Century(1999), this book offers, in Drucker's words, "a coherent and fairly comprehensive Introduction to management [and] gives an overview of my works on management and thus answers a question I have been asked again and again: which of my writings areessential?"
The Essential Druckercontains twenty-six selections on management in the organization, management and the individual, and management and society. It covers the basic principles and concerns of management and its problems, challenges, and opportunities, giving managers, executives, and professionals the tools to perform the tasks that the economy and society of tomorrow will demand of them.