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Managing business in Africa

Managing business in Africa

practical management theory for an emerging market

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Published by Oxford University Press in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management -- Africa,
  • Business enterprises -- Africa,
  • Diversity in the workplace

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by John Luiz.
    ContributionsLuiz, John.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD70.A34 M3625 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination339 p. :
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16239116M
    ISBN 100195762762
    LC Control Number2007332267

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