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Knowledge and action towards a reconstruction of the foundations of management science by John Mingers

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Published by typescript in [s.l.] .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Warwick, 1994.

StatementJohn Charles Mingers.
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Open LibraryOL19577961M

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