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Manufacturing in transition

Author: Rick Delbridge; James Lowe
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Manufacturing in Transition looks at the current state of British manufacturing within the global economy and asks whether manufacturing matters in the twenty first century.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Delbridge; James Lowe
ISBN: 0415182719 9780415182713 0415182727 9780415182720 9780203983850 0203983858
OCLC Number: 38106433
Description: xvii, 260 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. British manufacturing in perspective / Rick Delbridge and James Lowe --
2. Deindustrialization may be bad for your wealth / Michael Kitson and Jonathan Michie --
3. Are the British bad at flexible manufacturing? / Stephen Ackroyd and Stephen Procter --
4. analysis of the performance of Japanese, US and domestic manufacturing firms in the UK electronics/electrical sector / Max Munday and Michael J. Peel --
5. financial impact of 'Japanese' manufacturing methods / Nick Oliver and Gillian Hunter --
6. Leadership in the front line: the changing nature of supervision in UK manufacturing / Ivor Parry and David Tranfield --
7. Mature firms in the UK mid-corporate sector: innovation strategies and employment prospects / Oswald Jones and Nelson Tang --
8. Continuity and change in buyer-supplier relations: case evidence from manufacturing supply chains / Mike Bresnen and Carolyn Fowler --
9. Opening Pandora's box: de facto industrial policy and the British defence industry / John Lovering --
10. political economy of manufacturing change in the regions / Andy Pike and John Tomaney --
11. Engineering our future again: towards a long-term strategy for manufacturing and management in the United Kingdom / Ian Glover, Paul Tracey and Wendy Currie --
12. UK manufacturing in the twenty-first century: learning factories and knowledge workers? / Rick Delbridge, Martin Kenney and James Lowe --
13. Towards an agenda for manufacturing renewal / Rick Delbridge and James Lowe.
Responsibility: edited by Rick Delbridge and James Lowe.
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