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BB Archive Elton Mayo, The Problem of Working Together 1932

Many ideas and opinions based on a lifetime of research, expressed in speeches made half a century ago by my grandfather, George Elton Mayo (1880-1949), the psychologist, organizational theorist and acknowledged founder of the Human […]

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BB Archive George Elton Mayo The Descent into Chaos 1941

Many ideas and opinions based on a lifetime of research, expressed in speeches made half a century ago by my grandfather, George Elton Mayo (1880-1949), the psychologist, organizational theorist and acknowledged founder of the Human […]

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BB Archive The Three Faces of Elton Mayo, J H Smith, New Society

Elton Mayo was born in Australia one hundred years ago this month (on December 26, 1880) and died in a nursing home in Guildford almost sixty-nine years later. Towards the end of his life, through […]

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BB Archive What Makes a European? Jane McLoughlin, Observer 1971

What Makes a European? by Jane McLoughlin, published in The Observer in 1971, is based on an interview with a childhood family influencer of mine: my late uncle was both very British and very internationalist […]