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The Process of Management Control at Nippon CTV

Rick Delbridge

in Life on the Line in Contemporary Manufacturing: The Workplace Experience of Lean Production and the `Japanese' Model

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292333
eISBN:
9780191684906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292333.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, HRM / IR

This chapter presents detailed research findings on the processes of management control at Nippon CTV. The chapter includes data on the nature of behaviour monitoring and surveillance at the plant, ... More


Management and Labour on the ‘New’ Shop-Floor

Rick Delbridge

in Life on the Line in Contemporary Manufacturing: The Workplace Experience of Lean Production and the `Japanese' Model

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292333
eISBN:
9780191684906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292333.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, HRM / IR

This chapter describes the use of an ethnographic research method that explores how management seeks to implement JIT, TQM, and team working, to understand the role of labour in shaping these ... More


A Reappraisal of Contemporary Manufacturing and the ‘Japanese’ Model

Rick Delbridge

in Life on the Line in Contemporary Manufacturing: The Workplace Experience of Lean Production and the `Japanese' Model

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292333
eISBN:
9780191684906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292333.003.0010
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, HRM / IR

The first part of this chapter compares and contrasts the workplace relations of Nippon CTV and Valleyco and explores some of the reasons for these differences. In the second part of the chapter, ... More


The Role of Organized Labour

Rick Delbridge

in Life on the Line in Contemporary Manufacturing: The Workplace Experience of Lean Production and the `Japanese' Model

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292333
eISBN:
9780191684906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292333.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, HRM / IR

This chapter addresses the role of trade unions at the two plants. The Japanese model and lean production have been used to argue that employees no longer need the protection of trade unions from ... More


What Do Workers Do? Patterns of Negotiated Order

Rick Delbridge

in Life on the Line in Contemporary Manufacturing: The Workplace Experience of Lean Production and the `Japanese' Model

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292333
eISBN:
9780191684906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292333.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, HRM / IR

The management control strategies of Valleyco and Nippon CTV are both founded on output or technological controls which are underpinned by forms of bureaucracy. Still the two cases differ in a number ... More


Researching the Shop-Floor: The Cases of Valleyco and Nippon CTV

Rick Delbridge

in Life on the Line in Contemporary Manufacturing: The Workplace Experience of Lean Production and the `Japanese' Model

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292333
eISBN:
9780191684906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292333.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, HRM / IR

This chapter introduces the two case plants — Valleyco and Nippon CTV. The chapter briefly reflects on the choice of research method and the experience of ‘doing ethnography’. Valleyco, the ... More


The Process of Management Control at Valleyco

Rick Delbridge

in Life on the Line in Contemporary Manufacturing: The Workplace Experience of Lean Production and the `Japanese' Model

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292333
eISBN:
9780191684906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292333.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, HRM / IR

This chapter describes the process of management control at the Valleyco plant. In contrast to the situation at Nippon CTV, the Valleyco plant management has various different practices for different ... More


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