Theory Z: But not Japan

Moran, Robert T.
September 1983
Advanced Management Journal (03621863);Fall83, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p27
Academic Journal
Describes cultural synergy in which two cultures or business systems are combined to develop a new, shared environment. Approaches to cultural synergy; Information on the process of developing cultural synergy; Details of a model for cultural synergy.


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