May 5, 2004,
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Management & Workplace Culture
I thought I would take this entry to list some of the books you have not seen on any "Best of Business Books" list. These are taken from the 2003 BusinessWeek survey of B-school professors I have been using for the past week.
Professor Albert Madansky (University of Chicago) recommends ADMINISTRATION INDUSTRIELLE ET GENERALE (translated as GENERAL AND INDUSTRIAL MANAGEMENT) by Henri Fayol - "European's refer to this 1916 book, rather than Taylor's, as the bible of scientific management.