Understanding information systems
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Understanding information systems foundations for control by Bonita J. Campbell

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Published by Winthrop Publishers in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Management information systems.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementBonita J. Campbell.
SeriesWinthrop management series
LC ClassificationsHF5548.2 .C24
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 153 p. :
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4538728M
ISBN 100876268890
LC Control Number77004963

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