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Manufacturing industries books

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Recently Published

Why are the British Bad at Manufacturing? by Karel Williams, John Williams, Dennis Thomas Why are the British Bad at Manufacturing?
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This book, first published in 1983, offers a new explanation for the poor performance of British manufacturing since 1950. Rather than invoke orthodox economic theory or general social factors, the book analyses four national conditions - enterprise control over the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

Estimation of Economies of Scale in Nineteenth Century United States Manufacturing by Jeremy Atack Estimation of Economies of Scale in Nineteenth Century United States Manufacturing

On economies of scale during the nineteenth century, much is assumed, but little is known. This study, first published in 1985, seeks to close this gap in our knowledge by providing comprehensive empirical evidence on the status of economies of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

Transformation to Agility Manufacturing in the Marketplace of Unanticipated Change by Jeffrey Amos Transformation to Agility Manufacturing in the Marketplace of Unanticipated Change

History is replete with examples of one political system replacing another, one scientific discovery invalidating another - and this cycle has occurred repeatedly in the production of goods and products for society. This book, first published in 1998, examines the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

The Social Construction Of An Industry A World Of Chemical Fibres by Patrick Kenis The Social Construction Of An Industry A World Of Chemical Fibres


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/12/2017

: The World Electronics Industry (1990) by Daniel Todd : The World Electronics Industry (1990)

First published in 1990, this book provides an overview of the global distribution of the electronics industry and the structural factors which promoted this distribution by the end of the 1980s. Regarded as a `flagship' sector in both advanced and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2017

Pet Business Planning Almanack - 2018 by Laurren Darr, Ellen Zucker Pet Business Planning Almanack - 2018
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Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Learning Factories The Nordic Model of Manufacturing by Elias G. Carayannis, Aris Kaloudis, Halvor Holtskog Learning Factories The Nordic Model of Manufacturing
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This book examines how the norms, culture, and practices of the socio-economic Nordic model give them a competitive edge in globalized production chains. Using the Norwegian automotive industry - one of the most globalized industries in the world - as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

The Archaeology of the Cuneiform Inscriptions by A H Sayce The Archaeology of the Cuneiform Inscriptions


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

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The MOM Chronicles ISA-95 Best Practice Book 3.0 by Chris Gifford The MOM Chronicles ISA-95 Best Practice Book 3.0

Springing from the international success of Books 1.0 and 2.0, the ISA-chartered ISA-95 Best Practices Working Group, chaired by Charlie Gifford, brings out its third collection of Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) methodology white papers. The Book 3.0 collection focuses on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2018

Fashion Collections Product Development and Merchandising by Nicola Misani Fashion Collections Product Development and Merchandising


Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Textiles and Capitalism in Mexico An Economic History of the Obrajes, 1539-1840 by Richard J. Salvucci Textiles and Capitalism in Mexico An Economic History of the Obrajes, 1539-1840

The obrajes, or native textile manufactories, were primary agents of developing capitalism in colonial Mexico. Drawing on previously unknown or unexplored archival sources, Richard Salvucci uses standard economic theory and simple measurement to analyze the obraje and its inability to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

The Wine Revolution in France The Twentieth Century by Leo A. Loubere The Wine Revolution in France The Twentieth Century

During the past eight decades French vineyards, wineries, and wine marketing efforts have undergone such profound changes--from technological, scientific, economic, and commercial standpoints--that the transformation is revolutionary for an industry dating back thousands of years. Here Leo Loubre examines how...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

: Defence Industries (1988) A Global Perspective by Daniel Todd : Defence Industries (1988) A Global Perspective

Originally published in 1989 Defence Industries presents a worldwide survey of defence industries. It argues that modern weapon systems and electronic warfare have led to the transition of the military-industrial enterprise into a multifaceted entity where electronics production is the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Industry 4.0: Managing The Digital Transformation by Alp Ustundag, Emre Cevikcan Industry 4.0: Managing The Digital Transformation
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This book provides a comprehensive guide to Industry 4.0 applications, not only introducing implementation aspects but also proposing a conceptual framework with respect to the design principles.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2017

Trouble in the making? the future of manufacturing-led development by Mary Hallward-Driemeier, Gaurav Nayyar Trouble in the making? the future of manufacturing-led development
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Seventy Years of Industrial Policy & Promotion in India 1947-48 to 2016-17 by Professor G Satyanarayana Seventy Years of Industrial Policy & Promotion in India 1947-48 to 2016-17


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

Plunkett's Manufacturing & Robotics Industry Almanac 2018 Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies by Jack W. Plunkett Plunkett's Manufacturing & Robotics Industry Almanac 2018 Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

Presents a complete analysis of the manufacturing business, including such related areas as research and development, engineering and design, outsourcing, offshoring, factory automation and supply chain. The almanac also features in-depth coverage of robotics. This market research tool also includes...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Lean Math Figuring to Improve by Mark Hamel, Michael O'Connor Lean Math Figuring to Improve
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Lean transformations are decidedly more challenging when the maths is inconsistent with lean principles misapplied, or just plain wrong. A single, comprehensive source, the book presents standard and specialized approaches to tackling the maths required of lean and six sigma...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2017

Manufacturing Process Management by Michelle Vine Manufacturing Process Management


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/06/2017

Tragedy & Challenge An Inside View of UK Engineering's Decline and the Challenge of the Brexit Economy by Tom Brown Tragedy & Challenge An Inside View of UK Engineering's Decline and the Challenge of the Brexit Economy

The introduction explains the context of the book and examines data on UK manufacturing, showing how badly our engineering has fared compared with international competitors - especially Germany.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/05/2017

Democratic Experiments Problematizing Nanotechnology and Democracy in Europe and the United States by Brice (Researcher, Mines ParisTech-CNRS UMR 9217) Laurent Democratic Experiments Problematizing Nanotechnology and Democracy in Europe and the United States
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An examination of nanotechnology as a lens through which to study contemporary democracy in both theory and practice.In Democratic Experiments, Brice Laurent discusses the challenges that emerging technologies create for democracy today. He focuses on nanotechnology and its attendant problems,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/05/2017

Ceramics and Globalization Staffordshire Ceramics, Made in China by Neil Ewins Ceramics and Globalization Staffordshire Ceramics, Made in China

Neil Ewins' study of the Staffordshire potteries in a period of great global change traces how ceramics production has been affected by globalisation in both familiar and unexpected ways. Although many manufacturers such as Wedgwood initially moved production to cheaper...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2017

Making It by Louis Uchitelle Making It

From the longtime New York Times economics correspondent, a closely reported argument for the continuing importance of industry for American prosperityIn the 1950s manufacturing generated nearly 30 percent of U.S. income. Over the past fifty-five years that share has gradually...
Format: eBook - Released: 02/05/2017

Plunkett's Engineering & Research Industry Almanac 2017 Engineering & Research Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies by Jack W. Plunkett Plunkett's Engineering & Research Industry Almanac 2017 Engineering & Research Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

Offers a complete guide to the trends and leading companies in the engineering, research, design, innovation and development business fields. Coverage includes market analysis, complete industry basics, trends, patents, intellectual property, funding, research and development data, growth companies, investments, emerging...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2017

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