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Title People and technology in the workplace / National Academy of Engineering [and] Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (x, 323 pages) : illustrations
Contents Designing for technological change : people in the process / Edward O. Laumann, Gerald Nadler, and Brigid O'Farrell -- Improving the development, acceptance, and use of new technology : organizational and interorganizational challenges / Rosabeth Moss Kanter -- Capitalizing on new manufacturing technologies : current problems and emergent trends in U.S. industry / Paul S. Adler -- Design and implementation of a process for a large-scale change at Boeing / Bruce Gissing -- A case history of organizational change : people and new technology / James R. Hettenhaus -- Achieving excellence through people, technology, and teamwork / Joseph C. High -- The process of adopting innovations in organizations : three cases of hospital innovations / Andrew H. Van de Ven -- Managing the ambulatory care unit / H. Robert Cathcart
Technology and intervention in the neonatal intensive care unit / John M. Driscoll, Jr. and Charles J.H. Stolar -- Operations research in nurse scheduling / Thomas Choi, Helen Jameson, and Milo L. Brekke -- Integrating new tools into information work : technology transfer as a framework for understanding success / T.K. Bikson and J.D. Eveland -- The Forest Service Information System / Charles R. Hartgraves -- Introducing a computer-based human resource system into the United Way / Robert J. Krasman -- Telecommunication in the news industry : the newsroom before and after computers / Wilson R. Locke -- A business approach to technology : Shearson Lehman Commercial Paper Inc. / Signe A. von Verdo (Weber)
Notes Proceedings of a symposium "Designing for technological change: people in the process" held on Mar. 13 and 14, 1989
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Employees -- Effect of technological innovations on -- United States -- Congresses.
Manufacturing industries -- Technological innovations -- United States -- Case studies -- Congresses.
Medical technology -- United States -- Case studies -- Congresses.
Office practice -- Automation -- Case studies -- Congresses.
Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Congressen (vorm)
Conference papers and proceedings.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author National Academy of Engineering.
National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education.
ISBN 0585155240 (electronic bk.)
9780585155241 (electronic bk.)