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81. The __________ perspective recognizes that all of the perspectives of management discussed in the textbook might be used alone or in combination for different situations. a. contingency b. behavioral c. systems d. quantitative e. classical ANS: A DIF: E OBJ: 7 NOT: Recall 82. General Electric participates in many different industries, including appliances, broadcasting, industrial automation, aircraft engines and plastics. Because these industries are so diverse, it is important for the managers of GE to recognize that the type of management style that is effective in one industry might not be effective in another. This line of thinking is consistent with the __________ perspective. 83. Which of the following statements is not accurate regarding the contingency approach? 84. In pioneering contingency studies conducted in the 1960s, __________ discovered that a particular managerial style was affected by the organization's technology. 47
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85. While researching the contingency perspective to management, Joan Woodward discovered that a particular management style was affected by the organization's technology. Woodward identified which of the following types of technology? a. application-centered, mass-production, and continuous-process b. small-batch, mass-production, and continuous-process c. small-batch, mass-production, and limited-process d. application-centered, mass-production, and limited-process e. application-centered, limited-production, and continuous- process ANS: B DIF: E OBJ: 7 NOT: Recall 86. Which of the following producers would be characteristic of small-batch technology?
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