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Scientific management and railroads

being part of a brief submitted to the Interstate commerce commission.

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Published by The Engineering Magazine in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Management.,
  • Industrial management.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40117.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8, 92 p.
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23403795M

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The tale of Schmidt appears in the second chapter of Taylor’s book. This chapter is titled “The Principles of Scientific Management.” In this chapter, Taylor carefully differentiates his ‘scientific’ management from ‘ordinary’ management, or, as he calls it, the management of ‘initiative and incentive’.

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