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The hybrid factory in the United States

The hybrid factory in the United States

the Japanese-style management and production system under the global economy

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial management -- Japan,
  • Corporations, Japanese -- United States -- Management,
  • Corporations, Japanese -- North America -- Management,
  • Production management -- Japan,
  • Production management -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Tetsuji Kawamura.
    ContributionsKawamura, Tetsuji, 1951-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD70.J3 H934 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23235426M
    ISBN 109780195311969
    LC Control Number2009019953
    OCLC/WorldCa349254653


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