1. Analyze and evaluate the contributions of management theories (2 pages) – a. Scientific management b. Administrative Management c. Human Relations & Behavioural Management d. Management Science e. Organizational Environment Theory (open systems & contingency theory)
2. Evaluate the above management theories as to their applicability in the UAE/GCC context (use your own jugdgment to determine the applicability of each of the theories mentioned above) [1 page]
3. Evaluate impact of the environment on the development of management theory. (Identify and describe what are the particular environmental factors that help shape the above theories. You can use your own judgement but your arguments must be plausible and backed up by facts or evidence in the readings).