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Team Toyota : transplanting the Toyota culture to the Camry plant in Kentucky

Author: Terry L Besser
Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1996.
Series: SUNY series in the sociology of work.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Team Toyota Besser presents the results of an in-depth study of Toyota's assembly plant in Georgetown, Kentucky. Based on employee interviews, analyses of company publications, newspaper accounts, interaction with company employees and attendance at company events over a five-year period, this book documents how Toyota is replicating its style of management and its team culture in its Kentucky plant. Team Toyota  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Cas, Études de
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Terry L Besser
ISBN: 0791431452 9780791431450 0791431460 9780791431467
OCLC Number: 34354883
Description: viii, 199 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1: Introduction --
Chapter 2: Method of study --
Chapter 3: The context --
Chapter 4: Team Toyota --
Chapter 5: On restriction --
Chapter 6: On automatic --
Chapter 7: The women of Toyota --
Chapter 8: Conclusion.
Series Title: SUNY series in the sociology of work.
Responsibility: Terry L. Besser.

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In Team Toyota Besser presents the results of an in-depth study of Toyota's assembly plant in Georgetown, Kentucky. Based on employee interviews, analyses of company publications, newspaper accounts, interaction with company employees and attendance at company events over a five-year period, this book documents how Toyota is replicating its style of management and its team culture in its Kentucky plant. Team Toyota is one of the few books about Japanese organizations that incorporates the perspectives of both nonmanagement and management employees.

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