Thinking in Time
The Uses of History for Decision Makers
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ISBN10: 0029227917 ISBN13: 9780029227916 Contributors: May, Ernest R. Publisher: Simon & Schuster (Sd) Published: Feb 1 1988 Weight: 1.00lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
"A convincing case that careful analysis of the history, issues, individuals, and institutions can lead to better decisions--in business as well as in government" (BusinessWeek).Two noted professors offer easily remembered rules for using history effectively in day-to-day management of governmental and corporate affairs to avoid costly blunders. "An illuminating guide to the use and abuse of history in affairs of state" (Arthur Schlesinger).