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An Introduction to Information Science

Roger Flynn
December 22, 1986


Kanban Just-in Time at Toyota: Management Begins at the Workplace

Japan Management Association
April 01, 1986

Toyota's world-renowned success proves that just-in-time (JIT) makes other manufacturing practices obsolete. This simple but powerful book is based on the seminars given by Taiichi Ohno and other senior production staff to introduce Toyota's own supplier companies to JIT. It teaches the philosophy...

Zero Quality Control: Source Inspection and the Poka-Yoke System

Shigeo Shingo
April 01, 1986

A combination of source inspection and mistake-proofing devices is the only method to get you to zero defects. Shigeo Shingo shows you how this proven system for reducing errors turns out the highest quality products in the shortest period of time. Shingo provides 112 specific examples of poka-yoke...

Computer Technology and the Aged: Implications and Applications for Activity Programs

Frances A Mc Guire
January 01, 1986

Discover how computers are being used successfully in activities programs for elders with this exciting volume that includes a time-saving review of the latest hardware and software useful in activities programs. Experts to this valuable volume outline research related to the effectiveness of...

Subject Analysis Methodologies

E. D. Dym
October 01, 1985


A Revolution in Manufacturing: The SMED System

Andrew P. Dillon, Shigeo Shingo
April 01, 1985

Written by the industrial engineer who developed SMED (single-minute exchange of die) for Toyota, A Revolution in Manufacturing provides a full overview of this powerful just in time production tool. It offers the most complete and detailed instructions available anywhere for transforming a...