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A perfect mess : the hidden benefits of disorder : how crammed closets, cluttered offices, and on-the-fly planning make the world a better place
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Published:
New York : Little, Brown, [2006].
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
327 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780316114752 : HRD, 0316114758 : HRD, 9780316114752 (HRD), 0316114758 (HRD)

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [311]-314) and index.
Description
Explains how and why a little disorder actually makes systems more effective, citing examples from business, cooking, parenting, politics, and other fields to demonstrate that the right amount of disorder yields better solutions.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Abrahamson, E., & Freedman, D. H. (2006). A perfect mess: the hidden benefits of disorder : how crammed closets, cluttered offices, and on-the-fly planning make the world a better place. First edition. New York: Little, Brown.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Abrahamson, Eric, 1958- and David H. Freedman. 2006. A Perfect Mess: The Hidden Benefits of Disorder : How Crammed Closets, Cluttered Offices, and On-the-fly Planning Make the World a Better Place. New York: Little, Brown.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Abrahamson, Eric, 1958- and David H. Freedman, A Perfect Mess: The Hidden Benefits of Disorder : How Crammed Closets, Cluttered Offices, and On-the-fly Planning Make the World a Better Place. New York: Little, Brown, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Abrahamson, Eric, and David H. Freedman. A Perfect Mess: The Hidden Benefits of Disorder : How Crammed Closets, Cluttered Offices, and On-the-fly Planning Make the World a Better Place. First edition. New York: Little, Brown, 2006. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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