The Peter Principle
Laurence J. Peter was born in Canada and received an EdD from Washington State University. An experienced teacher, counselor, school psychologist, prison instructor, consultant, and university professor, he wrote articles for many journals and magazines as well as several books. He died in 1990.
NEWS: 80 Books Every Manager Should Read - 1960-1969
Posted January 11, 2005, 1:27 PM with category of General Business1960-69 1960 Douglas McGregor: The Human Side of Enterprise 1961 Rensis Likert: New Patterns of Management 1962 Alfred Chandler: Strategy and Structure 1962 Ted Levitt: Innovation in Marketing 1963 Alfred P. Sloan: My Years with General Motors 1963 Robert Cyert and James March: A Behavioral Theory of the Firm 1963 Thomas Watson Jr: A Business and its Beliefs 1964 Robert Blake and Jane Mouton: The Managerial Grid 1965 Igor Ansott: Corporate Strategy 1966 Marvin Bower: The Will to Manage 1967 Philip Kotler: Marketing Management 1969 Laurence Peter: The Peter Principle 1969 Peter F. Drucker: The Age of Discontinuity This is from Financial Times Handbook of Management 3rd Edition. Read more