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Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand) 1909-2005

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Works: 2,125 works in 6,757 publications in 28 languages and 127,234 library holdings
Genres: Forecasts  Biography  History  Educational films  Case studies  Internet videos  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Other, Dedicatee, Narrator, Compiler, Speaker, pre
Classifications: HD31, 658
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Management : tasks, responsibilities, practices by Peter F Drucker( Book )

161 editions published between 1817 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 5,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emergence of management in this century may have been a pivotal event of history. It signaled a major transformation of society into a pluralist society of institutions, of which managements are the effective organs. Management, after more than a century of development as a practice and as a discipline, burst into public consciousness in the management boom that began after World War II and lasted through the 1960s. What has the boom accomplished? What have we learned? And what are the new knowledges we need, the new challenges we face, the new tasks ahead, now that the management boom is over?
The effective executive by Peter F Drucker( Book )

275 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 21 languages and held by 4,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the practices the executive must master in order to be truly effective
Innovation and entrepreneurship : practice and principles by Peter F Drucker( Book )

220 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 4,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents innovation and entrepreneurship as a purposeful and systematic discipline that explains and analyzes the challenges and opportunities of America's new entrepreneurial economy. The author explains what established businesses, public service institutions, and new ventures need to know and do to succeed in today's economy
The practice of management by Peter F Drucker( Book )

342 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 4,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This classic volume achieves a remarkable width of appeal without sacrificing scientific accuracy or depth of analysis. It is a valuable contribution to the study of business efficiency which should be read by anyone wanting information about the developments and place of management, and it is as relevant today as when it was first written. This is a practical book, written out of many years of experience in working with managements of small, medium and large corporations. It aims to be a management guide, enabling readers to examine their own work and performance, to diagnose their weaknesses and to improve their own effectiveness as well as the results of the enterprise they are responsible for."--Publisher's description
Managing the non-profit organization : practices and principles by Peter F Drucker( Book )

122 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the tasks, responsibilities, and practices that must be followed to manage non-profit organizations effectively
Management challenges for the 21st century by Peter F Drucker( Book )

123 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 3,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The noted management expert discusses how new paradigms of management will be needed to meet the complexities of the 21st century
Managing in turbulent times by Peter F Drucker( Book )

110 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, the author explains, "is concerned with action rather than understanding, with decisions rather than analysis." It deals with the strategies needed to transform rapid changes into opportunities, to turn the threat of change into productive and profitable action that contributes positively to our society, the economy, and the individual
Managing for results : economic tasks and risk-taking decisions by Peter F Drucker( Book )

183 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effective business, Peter Drucker observes, focuses on opportunities rather than problems. How this focus is achieved in order to make the organization prosper and grow is the subject of this companion to his classic work, The Practice of Management. Managing for Results shows what the executive decision maker must do to move his enterprise forward. Drucker again employs his particular genius for breaking through conventional outlooks and opening up new perspectives for profits and growth
The new realities : in government and politics, in economics and business, in society and world view by Peter F Drucker( Book )

81 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the new limits and functions of government, the changing demands on political leadership, and the transnational economy and ecology
The age of discontinuity; guidelines to our changing society by Peter F Drucker( Book )

135 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 3,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drucker examines the great impact of technology on society because of its implications for world social systems, economic and employment patterns, and governments
Managing in a time of great change by Peter F Drucker( Book )

79 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of essays, management expert Peter Drucker examines such topics as the meaning and message of the Information Age, the implications for business in the reinvention of government, the shifting balance of power between management and labor, the differing kinds of teamwork organizations can choose, the lessons to be learned from the rise and fall and rise again of such giants as IBM and GM, where the most important jobs will be in the coming decades, why data management has become the keystone to management success, the fading boundaries between profit and nonprofit organizations, the question of in-house work versus outsourcing, the relationship between the U.S. and Japan, and the promise and perils of China.--From publisher description
Post-capitalist society by Peter F Drucker( Book )

99 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A probing and incisive analysis of the major world transformation from the Age of Capitalism to the Knowledge Society and how it will affect society, economics, business, and politics now and in the years ahead. In Post-Capitalist Society Peter Drucker describes how every few hundred years a sharp transformation has taken place and greatly affected society - its worldview, its basic values, its business and economics, and its social and political structure. According to Drucker, we are right in the middle of another time of radical change, from the Age of Capitalism and the Nation-State to a Knowledge Society and a Society of Organizations. The primary resource in the post-capitalist society will be knowledge and the leading social groups will be "knowledge workers." Looking backward and forward, Drucker discusses the Industrial Revolution, the Productivity Revolution, the Management Revolution, and the governance of corporations. He explains the new functions of organizations, the economics of knowledge, and productivity as a social and economic priority. He covers the transformation from Nation-State to Megastate, the new pluralism of political systems, and the needed government turnaround. Finally, Drucker details the knowledge issues and the role and use of knowledge in post-capitalist society. Divided into three parts - Society, Polity, and Knowledge - Post-Capitalist Society provides a searching look into the future as well as a vital analysis of the past, focusing on the challenges of the present transition period and how, if we can understand and respond to them, we can create a new future
The frontiers of management : where tomorrow's decisions are being shaped today by Peter F Drucker( Book )

84 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the new economic forces that affect lives and livelihoods, today's changing people and their workplace surroundings, the newest management concepts and practices, and the shape of evolving organizations as they respond to increasing tasks and responsibilities.--Résumé de l'éditeur
Managing for the future : the 1990s and beyond by Peter F Drucker( Book )

96 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bringing together the most exciting of Peter F. Druker's many recent ideas on economics, business practices, managing for change, and the evolving shape of the modern corporation, Managing for the Future offers important insights and lessons for anyone trying to stay ahead of today's unremitting competition. Each of its timely chapters explores a business or corporate or "people" problem that has arisen in the last five years, and he shows how to solve it or use it as an opportunity for change. Peter Drucker's universe is a constantly expanding cosmos composed of four regions he understands better than anyone else: the economic forces affecting our lives and livelihoods; today's changing people and their workplace surroundings; the newest management concepts and practices; and the shape of the organization, including the corporation, as it evolves and responds to ever-increasing tasks and responsibilities."--Back cover
Concept of the corporation by Peter F Drucker( Book )

80 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Drucker : selections from the management works of Peter F. Drucker by Peter F Drucker( Book )

94 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Essential Drucker contains 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."--Jacket
Toward the next economics, and other essays by Peter F Drucker( Book )

30 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This incisive and wide-ranging collection of essays on business, management, economics and society by America's foremost authority on management includes essays written between 1972 and 1980 and published in various magazines and journals. The essays reflect an international viewpoint and cover a variety of topics. But all are concerned with what Drucker calls "social ecology" and especially institutions -- governments, organized science, business or schools. The essays advance the author's belief that in the last decade there have been genuine changes in the "social ecology"--Changes in population structure and dynamics; changes in the role and performance of established and seemingly stable institutions; changes in the relation between sciences and society; and change in fundamental theories about economics and society long considered as truths
The new society; the anatomy of the industrial order by Peter F Drucker( Book )

79 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Drucker on the profession of management by Peter F Drucker( Book )

36 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Nearly Half a Century Peter Drucker has inspired and educated managers - and influenced the nature of business - with his landmark articles in the Harvard Business Review. Here, gathered together and framed by a thoughtful introduction from the Review's editor Nan Stone, is a collection of his most significant work." "One of our leading thinkers on the practice and study of management. Drucker has sought out, identified, and examined the most important issues confronting managers, from corporate strategy to management style to social change. Through his unique lens, this volume gives us the rare opportunity to trace the evolution of the great shifts in our workplaces, and to understand more clearly the role of managers in the ongoing effort to balance change with continuity."--Jacket
A class with Drucker : the lost lessons of the world's greatest management teacher by William A Cohen( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In A Class with Drucker, Cohen shares many of Drucker's teachings that never made it into his countless books and articles, ideas that were offered to his students in classroom or informal settings. Cohen expands on Drucker's lessons with personal anecdotes about his teacher's personality, lack of pretension, and interactions with students and others. He also shows how Drucker's ideas can be applied to the real-world challenges managers face today."--Jacket
 
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Managing the non-profit organization : practices and principles
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Dorakkā, Pītā Efu 1909-2005

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Drākar, Pītar 1909-2005

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Peter F. Drucker

Peter Ferdinand Drucker

Piter Druker

Pïter Ferdïnand Draker

Tu-lu-kʻo, Pi-te 1909-2005

Дракер П. Ф. 1909-2005

Драккер, Питер Ф 1909-2005

Друкер П. Ф. 1909-2005

Друкер, Питер 1909-2005

Друкер, Питер (Питер Ф.), 1909-2005

Друкер, Питер Ф 1909-2005

Друкер, Питер Фердинанд

Друкер, Питер Фердинанд 1909-2005

Питер Фердинанд Дракер

Питър Дракър

Пітер Фердинанд Друкер

Пітэр Фердынанд Друкер

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דרוקער, פיטר פרדיננד 1909-2005

דרוקר, פיטר פ 1909-2005

דרוקר, פיטר פ. (פיטר פרדיננד), 1909-2005

דרוקר, פיטר פרדיננד 1909-2005

פיטר דרוקר

بيتر دراكر

بيتر دراكر، 1909-2005

بيتر ف. دراكر، 1909-2005

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پیتر دراکر

पीटर ड्रकर

பீட்டர் டிரக்கர்

ปีเตอร์ ดรักเกอร์

პიტერ დრუკერი

드라커, 피터 F. 1909-2005

드러커, P. F. 1909-2005

드러커, 피터 1909-2005

드러커, 피터 F. 1909-2005

드러커, 피터 페르디난드 1909-2005

드럭커, 피터 1909-2005

드럭커, 피터 페르디난드 1909-2005

피터 드러커

ドラッカー, P. F

ドラッカー, ピーター

ドラッカー, ピーター・F

ドラッカー, ピーター F. 1909-2005

ピーター・ドラッカー

彼得·德鲁克

彼得·杜拉克

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The effective executiveInnovation and entrepreneurship : practice and principlesThe practice of managementManaging the non-profit organization : practices and principlesManagement challenges for the 21st centuryManaging in turbulent timesManaging for results : economic tasks and risk-taking decisionsThe new realities : in government and politics, in economics and business, in society and world view