Industrial Cultures - Theory and Methods of Cross-National Comparisons

  • Lauge Rasmussen


Cross-national research on the design and production technologies of industrial societies is mostly done on the basis of a comparative functionalistic view of society, treating culture as an independent, external variable which has been brought in to explain observations which seem to be inexplicable from a purely utilitarian point of view.


Production Technology Factory Organization Role Expectation Lean Production Industrial Culture 
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