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Culture and technical innovation

a cross-cultural analysis and policy recommendations

by Horst Albach

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Published by W. de Gruyter in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technological innovations -- Management -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Technological innovations -- Employee participation -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Technological innovations -- Government policy -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 515-559) and indexes.

    Statementby Horst Albach.
    SeriesResearch report / Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin = The Academy of Sciences and Technology in Berlin ;, 9, Forschungsbericht (Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin (1987- )) ;, 9.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD45 .A5 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 1072 p. :
    Number of Pages1072
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1432674M
    ISBN 103110139472
    LC Control Number93044230


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