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Author West, Penny, 1951-

Title Organisational learning in the automotive sector / Penny West
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (233 pages)
Series Routledge advances in management and business studies
Routledge advances in management and business studies.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Organisational learning and change in the automotive sector; The learning organisation: historical and conceptual foundations; Learning in organisations: theory and practice; The relationship between learning and change; The case studies: the Rover Group and Volvo, Creative Engineering and XZZ Components; Emerging themes for organisational effectiveness in the automotive sector; Discussion and analysis: the Rover Group and Volvo; Discussion and analysis: Creative Engineering and XZZ Components
Summary This book considers the concepts of organisational learning and the learning organisation and critically examines their take up within the context of four contemporary work organisations in the European automotive sector
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Automobile industry and trade -- Management -- Case studies.
Comparative management.
Organizational learning -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Casestudies (vorm)
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203183363 (electronic bk.)
9780203183366 (electronic bk.)