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Author Rooij, Arjan van.

Title The company that changed itself : R & D and the transformations of DSM / Arjan van Rooij.

Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam Univ. Press, 2007.


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 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (317 pages) : illustrations, charts
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Physical Medium polychrome. rdacc
Description data file rda
Note "Published in cooperation with the Foundation for the History of Technology (SHT)"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-307) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents 1. Introduction : research and business in the chemical industry -- 2. From works laboratories to centralised research -- 3. Expansion and diversification: R & D after the Second World War -- 4. The large leap forward: redefining the role of R & D in the 1970s -- 5. The 1980s: moving away from cyclicality and into high value-added products -- 6. Conclusion : research and business at DSM -- 7. Epilogue: the 1990s.
Summary This thoroughly researched book analyses the role of industrial research in DSM's transformations.
Subject DSM, Naamloze Vennootschap.
DSM, Naamloze Vennootschap. (OCoLC)fst00580161
Chemical industry -- Research -- Netherlands -- Case studies.
Research, Industrial -- Netherlands -- Case studies.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- Service.
HISTORY -- General.
Economics, finance, business and management.
Chemical industry -- Research. (OCoLC)fst00853006
Research, Industrial. (OCoLC)fst01095378
Netherlands. (OCoLC)fst01204034
Indexed Term History, geography, and auxiliary disciplines
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Electronic books.
Case studies.
Added Author Stichting Historie der Techniek.
In: OAPEN (Open Access Publishing in European Networks). OAPEN
Books at JSTOR: Open Access. JSTOR
Other Form: Print version: Rooij, Arjan van. Company that changed itself. Amsterdam : Amsterdam Univ. Press, 2007 9053569553 9789053569559 (OCoLC)174929404
ISBN 9789048501656 (electronic bk.)
9048501652 (electronic bk.)
9781281787781 (online)
Standard No. AU@ 000048782585
AU@ 000050896992
AU@ 000051319763
AU@ 000053269663
DEBBG BV040885998
DEBBG BV043138957
DEBSZ 422040126
GBVCP 1003600719
GBVCP 802794645
NZ1 13859921

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