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Barnard, Chester I.

Chester I. Barnard (1886–1961), rightly considered the father of modern administration and “sociologist without portfolio,” revolutionized administrative thinking. Too impatient to spend his last semester at Harvard finishing a science lab, he headed to New Jersey Bell Telephone, ...

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