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Integrating Productivity and Quality Management: Second Edition, Revised and Expanded

Edited By: Johnson Aimie Edosomwan

391 pages, Figs, tabs

Marcel Dekker Inc.

Hardback | Dec 1995 | Edition: 2 | #110321 | ISBN: 0824795849
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NHBS Price: £146.00 $182/€173 approx

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This second edition details all productivity and quality methodologies, principles and techniques, and demonstrates how they interact in the three phases of the productivity and quality management triangle (PQMT): measurement, control and evaluation; planning and analysis; and improvement and monitoring. This edition features material on practical strategies for implementing quality programmes, balancing productivity and quality results , resolving quality problems and empowering employees.


Productivity and quality management concepts; productivity and total quality management challenges, opportunities, and scope of activities; the productivity-quality connection; productivity measurement; productivity and quality improvement throughstatistical process control; productivity and quality planning; techniques for resolving quality problems; productivity and quality improvement strategies and techniques; techniques for improving employee productivity, morale and employment; establishingand managing a productivity and quality improvement program; consumer satisfaction - a drive for quality and productivity improvement. Appendices: statistical tables; blank work forms for statistical control implementation; constants and formulas forcontrol charts; blank work forms for the implementation of task analysis technique (TAT) for cost of quality computations; selected productivity and quality centers.

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