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The Resource Shaping the industrial century : the remarkable story of the modern chemical and pharmaceutical industries, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr

Shaping the industrial century : the remarkable story of the modern chemical and pharmaceutical industries, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr

Label
Shaping the industrial century : the remarkable story of the modern chemical and pharmaceutical industries
Title
Shaping the industrial century
Title remainder
the remarkable story of the modern chemical and pharmaceutical industries
Statement of responsibility
Alfred D. Chandler, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Alfred Chandler argues that only with consistent attention to research and development and an emphasis on long-term corporate strategies could firms remain successful over time. He details these processes for nearly every major chemical and pharmaceutical firm, demonstrating why some companies forged ahead while others failed."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chandler, Alfred D.
Dewey number
338.4/766/00973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9651.5
LC item number
.C457 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 J-067
  • HD 9651.5
NLM item number
C455s 2005
Series statement
Harvard studies in business history
Series volume
46
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chemical industry
  • Chemical industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Biotechnology industries
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Industry
  • Drug Industry
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Industrie pharmaceutique
  • Industrie chimique
  • Histoire économique
  • Analyse comparative
  • UE/CE Etats membres
  • Développement industriel
  • Concurrence internationale
  • Europe occidentale
  • Etats-Unis d'Amérique
  • Biotechnology industries
  • Chemical industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Europe
  • United States
  • Biotechnologische Industrie
  • Chemische Industrie
  • Pharmazeutische Industrie
  • Europa
  • USA
  • USA
  • Europa
Label
Shaping the industrial century : the remarkable story of the modern chemical and pharmaceutical industries, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Overview. Differences, concepts, themes, and approach -- Evolving paths of learning. II. The Chemical industry. The major American companies -- The focused American companies -- The European competitors -- The American competitors. III. The pharmaceutical industry. The American companies: the prescription path -- The American companies: the over-the-counter path -- The American and European competitors -- Commercializing biotechnology. IV. Paths of learning. The three revolutions: industrial, information, and biotechnology
Control code
747530701
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 366 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674029378
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747530701
Label
Shaping the industrial century : the remarkable story of the modern chemical and pharmaceutical industries, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Overview. Differences, concepts, themes, and approach -- Evolving paths of learning. II. The Chemical industry. The major American companies -- The focused American companies -- The European competitors -- The American competitors. III. The pharmaceutical industry. The American companies: the prescription path -- The American companies: the over-the-counter path -- The American and European competitors -- Commercializing biotechnology. IV. Paths of learning. The three revolutions: industrial, information, and biotechnology
Control code
747530701
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 366 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674029378
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747530701

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