ERIC Number: EJ852752
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: 0
Invited Reaction: Protecting the Birds' Feathers--Keeping Ideology out of MBA and HRD Programs
Bowman, Jeffry S.
Human Resource Development Review, v6 n2 p132-135 2007
In reference to Peter Kuchinke's manuscript, the author points out that current MBA programs suffer from a myriad of ills that are somehow detrimental to organizations and that there is a similar problem with human resource development (HRD) programs (hence the reference in the title to "birds of a feather"). In this article, he shares his observations on the manuscript.
Descriptors: Human Resources, Labor Force Development, Personnel Management, Work Environment, Organizational Change, Business Administration Education, College Programs, Educational Needs, College Curriculum, Education Work Relationship, Educational Environment, Educational Objectives, Educational Principles, Criticism, Problems, Ideology
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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