The Rise of psychomanagement in Australia

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This book is about Australian managers and their long-standing love affair with psychologists. Using psychology to manage others has great attraction because it offers managers means by which they can control their colleagues. The problem is that psychomanagement requires knowledge that managers don't have. They have to understand various personality tests, theories and therapies which they are not trained to do.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationMelbourne
PublisherMichelle Anderson Publishing
Number of pages228
ISBN (Print)9780855724139
Publication statusPublished - 2011


  • Psychology, Industrial--Australia
  • Management--Australia


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