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Major Works: Business, Management and Accounting

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Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Global Japanization?

    The Transnational Transformation of the Labour Process

    Edited by Tony Elger, Chris Smith

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    Global Japaniziation? Brings together research from North America, Japan, Europe and Latin America to analyse the influence of Japanese manufacturing investment and Japanese working practices across the global economy. The editors present original case studies of work reorganization and workers’...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Banking Policy in Japan

    American Efforts at Reform During the Occupation

    By William M Tsutsui

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    The unique Japanese banking system has contributed greatly to Japan’s post-war economic advance by investing aggressively in industry and by supporting close government-business relations. The banking sector might not have come to assume such a significant role, however, had American efforts to...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Foreign Workers and Law Enforcement in Japan

    By Wolfgang Herbert

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    This is a detailed study of the extent to which an increased influx of foreign workers is a threat to law and order in the context of the data-generating process of police statistics and the media coverage of "crimes" committed by foreigners. It shows that a general mood in which foreign workers...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Broadcasting in Japan

    Case-studies on Broadcasting Systems

    Edited by Masami Ito

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    Japan has developed what is arguably the most sophisticated and the most democratic broadcasting system in the world. The Great Kanto Earthquake of 1st September 1923, with its devastation and confusion drove home in its appalling way the importance of being able to broadcast immediate information...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  5. British Factory Japanese Factory

    The Origins of National Diversity in Industrial Relations

    By Ronald Dore

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    The Japanese way of work is notoriously ‘different’. But is it Japan or Britain which is the odd man out? When originally published this was the first book to explore the real differences, through a point-by-point comparison of two Japanese factories with two British ones making similar products....

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Networking in Japanese Factory Automation

    Edited by Koichi Kishimoto

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    In Japan information technology has been a vital part of manufacturing for decades. A central factory computer provides a production plan and shop minicomputers and microcomputers in the factory run machines that manufacture products. It has become necessary to connect computers installed at...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Industrial Collaboration with Japan

    By Louis Turner

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    This study looks at the experiences of European and American companies that have collaborated with their Japanese competitors in the fields of computers, consumer electronics, automobiles and aero-engines, by forming joint ventures, designing products together and pursuing complementary marketing...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Anatomy of Japanese Business

    Edited by Kazuo Sato

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    This volume collects eleven essays written by Japanese experts on various aspects of Japanese business management and is a sequel to the volume Industry and Business in Japan. It examines the mechanisms for Japan’s phenomenal economic growth since the Second World War by analyzing Japanese...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Michael Porter

    Edited by John C. Wood, Mike C. Wood

    Series: Critical Evaluations in Business and Management

    Michael Porter (b. 1947) has been described by The Economist as ‘the doyen of living management gurus’. Boldly introducing the language and concepts of economics into management theory, his work has focused on how a firm (or a region) can build a competitive advantage and develop a competitive...

    Published September 28th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Cross-Cultural Management

    Edited by Tim G. Andrews, Richard Mead

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Cross-Cultural Management is a new five-volume collection in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Perspectives on Business and Management. It meets the need for an authoritative, up-to-date, and comprehensive reference work synthesizing the increasingly diverse cross-cultural management...

    Published April 28th 2009 by Routledge