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The Resource "Faster, better, cheaper" in the history of manufacturing : from the Stone Age to lean manufacturing and beyond, Christoph Roser

"Faster, better, cheaper" in the history of manufacturing : from the Stone Age to lean manufacturing and beyond, Christoph Roser

Label
"Faster, better, cheaper" in the history of manufacturing : from the Stone Age to lean manufacturing and beyond
Title
"Faster, better, cheaper" in the history of manufacturing
Title remainder
from the Stone Age to lean manufacturing and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Christoph Roser
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
670
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TS183
LC item number
.R68 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
"Faster, better, cheaper" in the history of manufacturing : from the Stone Age to lean manufacturing and beyond, Christoph Roser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : my grandparents workshop -- Failure and success in manufacturing : the General Motors-Toyota nummi joint venture -- The age of the artisan. The stone age ; The urban revolution : the emergence of society ; Advances during antiquity ; The middle-ages in Europe -- The industrial revolution : manufacturing gets mechanized. Early modern europe ; Pioneers of a new age : the factory system ; Fire is stronger than blood and water : steam power ; Interchangeable parts : the end of filing in assembly ; Social conflict -- Modern times : mass production for the masses. Technological advances ; Science meets shop floor ; The assembly line and the era of the industrial empires ; Centrally planned economies : war, communism and other catastrophes ; *click* let-me-do-this-for-you *clack* : computers in manufacturing ; The Toyota production system and lean manufacturing -- The cutting edge. Where are we now? ; Things to come
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1 Edition.
Extent
xxi, 411 pages
Isbn
9781498756303
Lccn
2016003463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn947953628
  • (OCoLC)947953628
Label
"Faster, better, cheaper" in the history of manufacturing : from the Stone Age to lean manufacturing and beyond, Christoph Roser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : my grandparents workshop -- Failure and success in manufacturing : the General Motors-Toyota nummi joint venture -- The age of the artisan. The stone age ; The urban revolution : the emergence of society ; Advances during antiquity ; The middle-ages in Europe -- The industrial revolution : manufacturing gets mechanized. Early modern europe ; Pioneers of a new age : the factory system ; Fire is stronger than blood and water : steam power ; Interchangeable parts : the end of filing in assembly ; Social conflict -- Modern times : mass production for the masses. Technological advances ; Science meets shop floor ; The assembly line and the era of the industrial empires ; Centrally planned economies : war, communism and other catastrophes ; *click* let-me-do-this-for-you *clack* : computers in manufacturing ; The Toyota production system and lean manufacturing -- The cutting edge. Where are we now? ; Things to come
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1 Edition.
Extent
xxi, 411 pages
Isbn
9781498756303
Lccn
2016003463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn947953628
  • (OCoLC)947953628

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