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On being a general manager.

On being a general manager.

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Published by Centre for Professional Development, Dept. of Community Medicine, the Medical School in Manchester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Health Service (Great Britain),
  • Chief executive officers -- Case studies,
  • Management -- Case studies,
  • Public health administration -- England

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesOccasional papers / Centre for Professional Development -- no. 12, Occasional papers (University of Manchester. Centre for Professional Development) -- no. 12
    ContributionsUniversity of Manchester. Centre for Professional Development
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA395.G6 O64 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52 p. --
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20998445M

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