Hybrid factory : the Japanese production system in the United States / edited by Tetsuo Abo

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Subjects: Industrial management--Japan
Corporations, Japanese--United States--Management
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Japanese (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1994
LC Classification: H, HD
Table of Contents: Foreword: Globalization and Production
Contributors
1. The Analysis of Japanese Factories Located Overseas / Tetsuo Abo 3
2. Characteristics of the Japanese Production System and Its International Transfer Model / Tetsuji Kawamura 26
3. The Typical Japanese Overseas Factory / Kunio Kamiyama 58
4. Questionnaire and Survey / Duane Kujawa, Hiroshi Kumon 82
5. Correlation Analysis Between Structural Elements of the Hybrid Model / Hiroshi Itagaki 106
6. Industrial Analysis by Industry Types / Hiroshi Kumon, Kunio Kamiyama, Hiroshi Itagaki, Tetsuji Kawamura 123
7. Types of Japanese Factories Located Overseas / Hiroshi Kumon, Kunio Kamiyama, Hiroshi Itagaki, Tetsuji Kawamura 181
8. Overall Evaluation and Prospects / Tetsuo Abo 228
Epilogue: More than One Hundred Years: A Historical Overview of Japanese Direct Investment in the United States / Mira Wilkins 257
Notes 285
Bibliography 297
Index 307
Alternate Title(s): Amerika ni ikiru Nihon-teki seisan shisutemu.
Additional Authors: Abo, Tetsuo, 1937-
Notes: LCCN: 93019546
ISBN: 0195079744 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-305) and index
Contents: The analysis of Japanese factories located overseas / Tetsuo Abo -- Characteristics of the Japanese production system and its international transfer model / Tetsuji Kawamura -- The typical Japanese overseas factory / Kunio Kamiyama -- Questionnaire and survey / Duane Kujawa and Hiroshi Kumon -- Correlation analysis between structural elements of the hybrid model / Hiroshi Itagaki -- Industrial analysis by industry types ; Types of Japanese factories located overseas / Hiroshi Kumon ... [et al.] -- Overall evaluation and prospects / Tetsuo Abo -- Epilogue : More than one hundred years : a historical overview of Japanese direct investment in the United States / Mira Wilkins
Physical Description: xxii, 318 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 28027490
ISBN/ISSN: 0195079744

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