System that puts people at forefront

May 1996
People Management;5/2/1996, Vol. 2 Issue 9, p25
Presents information on the philosophy of socio-technical design that promotes work system that used skills, knowledge and technology in an integrated and effective way to achieve an efficient and motivated workplace. How technology affects miners of British coal industry; Information on process approach used by the Tavistock group to redesign its work system; Information on companies that adopt the socio-technical approach.


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