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Management Challenges for Africa in the Twenty-First Century: Theoretical and Applied Perspectives

edited by Felix M. Edoho
Format
Book
Published
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2001.
Language
English
Variant Title
Management challenges for Africa in 21st century
ISBN
0275964124 (alk. paper)
Contents
  • 1. Management Challenges for Africa in the Twenty-First Century / Felix Moses Edoho 1
  • Part I. Theoretical and Applied Perspectives of Management in Africa 29
  • 2. Managerialism: A Critical Analysis of the Issues, Contexts, and Challenges / Felix Moses Edoho 31
  • 3. Managing African Business Culture / Emmanuel Nnadozie 51
  • 4. Toward an African-Oriented Management Theory / Chiekwe B. Anyansi-Archibong 63
  • 5. Management in Africa: The Quest for a Philosophical Framework / Felix Moses Edoho 73
  • Part II. Globalization of Management Technology 91
  • 6. Development Planning in Africa: A Priority-Based Approach / Ike C. Ehie 93
  • 7. Global Information Technology Transfer: The Opportunities and Challenges for African Countries / Godwin J. Udo 107
  • 8. International Transferability of Management Technology to Sub-Saharan Africa / Felix Moses Edoho 125
  • Part III. Management Dilemmas in Africa: Case Studies 145
  • 9. Management and Economic Issues Facing the Newly Commercialized Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation / Chiekwe B. Anyansi-Archibong, Victor E. Archibong 147
  • 10. Accounting Information Challenges Facing Management in Africa: A Case Study of Nigeria / Angela Dzata, Winifred Chenwedu Nweke 159
  • 11. Market-Based Property Rights as Management Tools: Implications for Nigeria / Emmanuel I. S. Ajuzie 171
  • Part IV. Management Ethics and Morality 189
  • 12. A Philosophical Perspective of Management, Morality, and Corruption in Africa / Engelbert Ssekasozi 191
  • 13. Challenges of Management Ethics for Africa in the Twenty-First Century / Felix Moses Edoho 203
  • 14. Dishonesty and Behavioral Correlates: An Empirical Analysis of Sub-Saharan African Countries and Implications for Foreign Firms / Michael A. Taku 225
  • Part V. Managerial Challenges and National Development 241
  • 15. Management Development: A Solution for Africa? / John Wallace, Abainesh Mitiku 243
  • 16. Small Business Management in Africa: Prospects for Future Development / Kenneth R. Gray 259
  • Part VI. African Management Future 277
  • 17. Challenges of Building Endogenous Management Capabilities for Development / Felix Moses Edoho 279.
Description
xx, 304 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
  • A collection of 18 papers by the editor and other contributors.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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