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Fictions of Business

Insights on Management from Great Literature

by Robert A. Brawer

  • 359 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Wiley .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7615929M
ISBN 100471371688
ISBN 109780471371687

Kpop fictions. 3, likes talking about this. Imagination is one's own shelter so set your mind free ^^. The essays in this book range from the American satirist Sam Lipsyte to the reclusive Australian genius Gerald Murnane; from the "distant reading" of Franco Moretti to the legacy of Gordon Lish. Meditations on style, form and fictional worlds sit side-by-side with overviews of the cult status of Oulipo, the aftermath of modernism, and the.

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This book promotes the necessity of focus on one thing at a time and opposes the multi-tasking approach. Fictions synonyms, Fictions pronunciation, Fictions translation, English dictionary definition of Fictions. literature consisting of imaginative stories and characters, as novels and short stories: Her book is a work of fiction.; the act of feigning, inventing, or.

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By Geoffrey James, Contributing editor, @Sales_Source. A work of fiction is created in the imagination of its author. The author invents the story and makes up the characters, the plot or storyline, the dialogue and sometimes even the setting.

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