WorldCat Identities

Peter, Laurence J.

Overview
Works: 154 works in 829 publications in 14 languages and 16,393 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Honoree
Classifications: PN6231.M2, 658.00207
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laurence J Peter
The Peter principle by Laurence J Peter( Book )

86 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 3,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In dead pan humor, the author tells why the world is so screwed up, why humans fail, and how to achieve a state of well-being, avoiding the ultimate promotion
The Peter prescription : how to be creative, confident & competent by Laurence J Peter( Book )

25 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How to make things go right"--Cover subtitle
Peter's quotations : ideas for our time by Laurence J Peter( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Peter Principle and The Peter Prescription, here is a timeless collection of some of history's greatest and best-expressed thoughts. Organized alphabetically by subject and completely cross-referenced
Why things go wrong, or, The Peter principle revisited by Laurence J Peter( Book )

34 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in 7 languages and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man who discovered the peter principle brings you completely up to date on the world of incompetence
The Peter pyramid : or, Will we ever get the point? by Laurence J Peter( Book )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter récidive cette fois avec l'idée (assez connue) que les systèmes organisationnels ou les bureaucraties ont tendance à évoluer au point d'en venir à occuper tout le temps et tout l'espace. Stimulant
The Peter plan : a proposal for survival by Laurence J Peter( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and French and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter's people by Laurence J Peter( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents comments about numerous well-known people of the past and present and provides a variety of laws and principles concerning the human condition
Prescriptive teaching by Laurence J Peter( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The laughter prescription : the tools of humor and how to use them by Laurence J Peter( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Peter principle : why things always go wrong by Laurence J Peter( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-release of the popular treatise on the rise and fall of civilizations as reflected by their professional organizations is based on a premise that every employee in a hierarchy tends to rise to his or her level of incompetence
Peter's Almanac by Laurence J Peter( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ISBN 068801612X LCCN 828031
Das Peter-Programm : oder der 66-Punkte-Plan, mit d. man Problemen, Pannen u. Pleiten Paroli bieten kann by Laurence J Peter( Book )

90 editions published between 1972 and 1998 in 11 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu lie ju le66ge jue zhao, bing cong mei ge xi jie shang gei yi zhi dao, shu zhong chong man rui zhi de zhen yan he da liang sheng dong you qu de shi li
Le principe de Peter ou Pourquoi tout va toujours mal by Laurence J Peter( Book )

38 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in French and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ed. allemande W 464
Das Peter-Prinzip oder die Hierarchie der Unfähigen by Laurence J Peter( Book )

58 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franz. Ausg.: W 463
Individual instruction by Laurence J Peter( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classroom instruction by Laurence J Peter( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Individual instruction by Laurence J Peter( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teacher education by Laurence J Peter( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quotations for our time by Laurence J Peter( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Therapeutic instruction by Laurence J Peter( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Peter principle
Alternative Names
Laurence J. Peter Canadees psycholoog (1919-1990)

Laurence J. Peter Canadian eductor

Laurence J. Peter kanadisch-US-amerikanischer Pädagoge

Laurence Peter

Laurence Peter psicologo canadese

Peter, Laurence.

Peter, Laurence, 1919-1990

Peter, Laurence J 1919-

Peter, Laurence J. (Johnston), 1919-

Peter, Laurence J (Laurence Johnston), 1919-

Peter, Laurence Johnston.

Peter, Laurence Johnston 1919-1990

Peter, Lawrence

Peter, Lawrence J

Peter, Lawrence Johnston

Piter, Lorens

Лоуренс Джонстон Пітер

Лоурънс Питър

Питер, Лоуренс Дж 1919-1990

Питер, Лоуренс Джонстон канадско-американский педагог и литератор

לורנס ג' פיטר

פיטר, לורנס ג'

లారెన్స్ జె. పీటర్

피터, 로렌스

피터, 로렌스 J

ピーター, L. J

ピーター, ローレンス・J

勞倫斯·彼得

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Peter's quotations : ideas for our timeThe laughter prescription : the tools of humor and how to use themThe Peter principle : why things always go wrongQuotations for our time