Do You Know the History of Management Theory?

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Below is a list of management theories over the last five hundred years. In each pair decide which statement is true.

Machiavelli | The Prince (1513)

Machiavelli The Prince 1513
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Marx and Engels | The Communist Manifesto (1848)

Marx and Engels 1848
Correct! Wrong!

Taylorism (1911)

Taylorism 1911
Correct! Wrong!

Hawthorne Studies (1924-32)

Hawthorne Studies 1924-32
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Elton Mayo (1930s)

Elton Mayo 1930s
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Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs (1942)

Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs 1942
Correct! Wrong!

Systems Approach (1950s and 60s)

Systems Approach 1950s and 60s
Correct! Wrong!

Contingency theory (1980s and after)

Continency Theory 1980s and after
Correct! Wrong!

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