Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-13 of 13 items

  • Keywords: Nissan x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Intra-Industry Differences I: Why Companies Differ

Mari Sako

in Shifting Boundaries of the Firm: Japanese Company - Japanese Labour

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199268160
eISBN:
9780191708534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268160.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

This chapter presents a study of supplier development activities in the automobile sector. The national institutions of corporate governance in Japan make it easier for all Japanese automobile ... More


Intra-Industry Differences II: Why Unions Differ

Mari Sako

in Shifting Boundaries of the Firm: Japanese Company - Japanese Labour

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199268160
eISBN:
9780191708534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268160.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

This chapter turns to intra-sectoral differences in union strategy and structure, an important aspect of the Strategy-Structure-Institutions (SSI) Framework explained in Chapter 1. The chapter ... More


Harmonization versus Differentiation, Employment Security versus Labour Flexibility

Mari Sako

in Shifting Boundaries of the Firm: Japanese Company - Japanese Labour

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199268160
eISBN:
9780191708534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268160.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

This chapter examines the impact of unions' structure and strategy on specific labour outcomes. In particular, the results of Shunto wage bargaining rounds are analysed for specific roren federations ... More


Automobiles

Mark Mason

in Europe and the Japanese Challenge: The Regulation of Multinationals in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292647
eISBN:
9780191684937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292647.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

This chapter discusses Japanese direct investment in the European automobile industry. Although Japanese auto firms had set up limited service and assembly operations in Europe during the post-war ... More


The British Act of State

F. A. Mann

in Foreign Affairs in English Courts

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198255642
eISBN:
9780191681615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198255642.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The difficulty of identifying and defining a foreign act of State would probably be less aggravating if an established meaning could be attributed to the British act of State. This, unfortunately, is ... More


The Emergence of a Writer, 1881–1901

Anita Shapira

in Yosef Haim Brenner: A Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780804785273
eISBN:
9780804793131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785273.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

Chapter 1 presents Brenner's origins, his youth, coming of age, and the beginning of his career as a writer. Born in a small backward town in northern Ukraine to a deeply religious family, Brenner's ... More


London, 1906–1908

Anita Shapira

in Yosef Haim Brenner: A Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780804785273
eISBN:
9780804793131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785273.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

The second period of his stay in London began with the second year of publishing Hameorer. The literary standard of the journal was much improved, and despite distribution problems, it had a steady ... More


In the House and in the Gardens: Erotic Triangulations and Homosocial Desire

in Literary Passports: The Making of Modernist Hebrew Fiction in Europe

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804770644
eISBN:
9780804777247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804770644.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

Male characters in modernist Hebrew fiction are often involved in homoerotic and homosocial desire through complex triangulations. Homosocial desire is located in an erotic triangle involving two men ... More


Writing, Masculinity, and Sexual Desire

in Literary Passports: The Making of Modernist Hebrew Fiction in Europe

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804770644
eISBN:
9780804777247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804770644.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This chapter explores the links between erotic desire and writing in Hebrew fiction. It examines Uri Nissan Gnessin's first novella Ha-tzida (“Sideways,” and Yosif Chaim Brenner's short novel, ... More


In the Shadow of God: The Quest for New Religiosity in European and Hebrew Modernism

in Literary Passports: The Making of Modernist Hebrew Fiction in Europe

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804770644
eISBN:
9780804777247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804770644.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This chapter considers the new ways in which modernist writers, philosophers, and sociologists all over Europe deal with the new forms of religiosity in a post-Nietzschean era. It examines the ways ... More


Mysterium Tremendum The Varieties of Religious Experience in Hebrew Modernism

in Literary Passports: The Making of Modernist Hebrew Fiction in Europe

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804770644
eISBN:
9780804777247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804770644.003.0017
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This chapter focuses on the modernist articulations of religiosity and a quest for religious experience in modernist Hebrew writings, examinesing the religious theme of Yom Kippur (the Day of ... More


Out of the Depths: Visions and Guiding Spirits

in Literary Passports: The Making of Modernist Hebrew Fiction in Europe

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804770644
eISBN:
9780804777247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804770644.003.0018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This chapter compares the ways in which modernist Hebrew writers such as Yosef Chaim Brenner and Uri Nissan Gnessin employ and activate religious texts and motifs in order to express religious ... More


From “the Chosen” to the Precariat: Southern Workers in Foreign-Owned Factories since the 1980s

David M. Anderson and Andrew C. McKevitt

in Reconsidering Southern Labor History: Race, Class, and Power

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056975
eISBN:
9780813053752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056975.003.0017
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Beginning in the 1970s, local boosters in the U.S. South offered lucrative incentives to attract foreign manufacturing firms, who, in turn, promised to uplift working-class southerners’ lives and ... More


View: