Conflict and change foreign ownership and the Japanese firm by George Olcott

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .

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  • Corporations, Foreign -- Japan,
  • International business enterprises -- Japan -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Corporate culture -- Japan,
  • Industrial management -- Japan -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Organizational change -- Japan

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StatementGeorge Olcott.
GenreCross-cultural studies
LC ClassificationsHD2907 .O48 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24044266M
ISBN 109780521878708
LC Control Number2009033921

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