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TQM implementation in the Army

United States. General Accounting Office. General Government Division.

TQM implementation in the Army

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Published by The Office, The Office, distributor in Washington, D.C, [Gaithersburg, MD (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20884-6015) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Dept. of the Army -- Management.,
  • Total quality management in government -- united States.

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    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office, General Government Division.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination16 leaves
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17789773M


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These companies committed themselves wholeheartedly to TQM; they made fundamental changes in their management practices and philosophies and improved product.William Edwards Deming (Octo ebook Decem ) was an American engineer, statistician, professor, ebook, lecturer, and management consultant.

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