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The Kyocera experiment

Author: Eric Sevareid; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Learning Corporation of America.
Publisher: New York, NY : Learning Corp. of America, 1981.
Series: Enterprise.
Edition/Format:   Video : Videocassette : U-matic   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Shows how "theory Z" comes alive in the United States as the American employees of San Diego's Kyocera Company productively adapt to the owners' thoroughly Japanese brand of management. Tells how there is tension, particularly between Japanese managers and American salesmen, whose styles are very different, at this company which makes computer chips and chip holders.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Sevareid; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Learning Corporation of America.
OCLC Number: 9041936
Notes: Title from data sheet.
Originally broadcast on the television program entitled: Enterprise.
U-matic.
Intended audience: College students and adults.
Credits: Camera/editor, Wayne Smith ; narrator, Jack Cole ; graphics & music, Gene Mackles.
Cast: Eric Sevareid.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide.
Series Title: Enterprise.
Other Titles: Enterprise (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH Boston ; producers, Zvi Dor-Ner and Paul Solman.

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Shows how "theory Z" comes alive in the United States as the American employees of San Diego's Kyocera Company productively adapt to the owners' thoroughly Japanese brand of management. Tells how there is tension, particularly between Japanese managers and American salesmen, whose styles are very different, at this company which makes computer chips and chip holders.

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