A practical approach to management

David Collins*

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Argues that so-called practical approaches to management are misguided since they tend to assume that practical matters can be considered separately from, and prior to, theoretical analysis and reflection. Making a call for a more explicitly theoretical approach to management, makes suggestions for reshaping management thinking.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)66-71
Number of pages6
JournalManagement Decision
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 1996
Externally publishedYes


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