Theory Z: how American business can meet the Japanese challenge

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Addison-Wesley, 1981 - Business & Economics - 283 pages
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Proposes a new form of business management that focuses on long-range planning, strong corporate philosophy, and concensus decision-making to help American corporations meet the challenge of Japan

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I had to read most of this book for a class on working with organizations and communities. It's a business book but still readable. It pretty much boils down to: treat people like human beings and define clear cut goals and -- surprise! -- they will be happy and work better. Read full review

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Contents

Why We Need to Learn
3
Companies
57
The Z Organization
71
Copyright

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