The Management and Control of Quality (with CD-ROM and InfoTrac ) / Edition 6

The Management and Control of Quality (with CD-ROM and InfoTrac ) / Edition 6

by James R. Evans, William M. Lindsay
     
 

ISBN-10: 0324202237

ISBN-13: 9780324202236

Pub. Date: 04/02/2004

Publisher: Cengage Learning


The market leader in quality management, this text is built on the strength and experience of well-known authors in the field. Experience as examiners for the Malcolm Baldrige Award, allow both Evans and Lindsay to integrate the framework and essential content of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award criteria throughout the text. This edition continues to…  See more details below

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The market leader in quality management, this text is built on the strength and experience of well-known authors in the field. Experience as examiners for the Malcolm Baldrige Award, allow both Evans and Lindsay to integrate the framework and essential content of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award criteria throughout the text. This edition continues to provide a managerially oriented, integrated view with a blend of pertinent technical topics. It contains revised, integrated, and more comprehensive coverage of Six Sigma philosophy, concepts, and techniques. New chapters on Principles of Six Sigma and Design for Six Sigma are included. The new edition also has coverage of most of the Body of Knowledge (BOK) required for ASQ certification as a Certified Quality Manager.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780324202236
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/02/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
848
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.50(d)

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Table of Contents


Part 1: THE QUALITY SYSTEM. 1. Introduction to Quality. 2. Total Quality in Organizations. 3. Philosophies and Frameworks. Part 2: THE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM. 4. Focusing on Customers. 5. Leadership and Strategic Planning. 6. Human Resources Practices. 7. Process Management. 8. Performance Measurement and Strategic Information Management. 9. Building and Sustaining Total Quality Organizations. Part 3: SIX SIGMA AND THE TECHNICAL SYSTEM. 10. Principles of Six Sigma. 11. Statistical Thinking and Applications. 12. Design for Six Sigma. 13. Tools for Process Improvement. 14. Statistical Process Control. Appendixes.

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