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Lyndall Urwick, Management PioneerA Biography

Lyndall Urwick, Management Pioneer: A Biography

Edward Brech, Andrew Thomson, and John F. Wilson

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199541966
eISBN:
9780191715433
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541966.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

The book reviews the career of Lyndall Urwick, the dominant figure in British management between the late 1920s and the early 1960s, both in terms of his writings and his passion in pursuit of ... More

No Ordinary WomanThe Life of Edith Penrose

No Ordinary Woman: The Life of Edith Penrose

Angela Penrose

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198753940
eISBN:
9780191815720
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753940.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

Edith Penrose was a creative thinker, a distinguished economist, and an inspirational teacher who profoundly challenged the prevailing orthodoxy in several fields, including micro-economics, business ... More

RingtoneExploring the Rise and Fall of Nokia in Mobile Phones

Ringtone: Exploring the Rise and Fall of Nokia in Mobile Phones

Yves Doz and Keeley Wilson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198777199
eISBN:
9780191822988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777199.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

In less than three decades, Nokia emerged from Finland to lead the mobile phone revolution. It grew to have one of the most recognizable and valuable brands in the world and then fell into decline, ... More

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