An investigation of the penetration of Taguchi quality engineering in three Irish corporations
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An investigation of the penetration of Taguchi quality engineering in three Irish corporations by Gerard Macarten Boylan

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Published by University College Dublin in Dublin .
Written in English


  • Taguchi methods (Quality control) -- Ireland.,
  • Quality control -- Ireland.,
  • Manufactures -- Quality control.,
  • Ireland -- Manufactures -- Quality control.

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Edition Notes

Thesis (M.B.A.) - University College Dublin, 1996.

Statementby Gerard Macarten Boylan.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 84, [46]p. :
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22823297M

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