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Author Inoki, Takenori, author.

Title Human resource development in twentieth-century Japan / Inoki Takenori ; translated by Tony Gonzalez.

Publication Info. Tokyo : Japan Publishing Industry Foundation for Culture, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    658.3009 INO    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 263 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Series Japan library
Japan library (Shuppan Bunka Sangyō Shinkō Zaidan)
Note "This book is a complete translation of Zōho gakkō to kōjō : Nijū-seiki nihon no jinteki shigen (Chikumashobo Ltd., 2016), which is a retitled and revised edition of a book first published in 1996 under the title Gakkō to kōjō : Nihon no jinteki shigen, volume seven of the series Nijū-seiki no nihon published by Yomiuri Shimbun"--Title page verso.
Language Text translated into English from Japanese.
Summary "In this book, we will examine the formation and allocation of human resources that brought about economic growth, focusing on the form of education and training in schools, companies, and the military. In particular, how are knowledge and skills delivered in a 'have-not' country like Japan? Following transitions form the Edo period to the present age, we approach the core of Japanese systems from both historical and theoretical perspectives"--Back cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-259).
Contents Education in the Edo and Meiji periods -- Industrialization and the labor force -- The military and industry -- Postwar schools and educational investment -- Human resource development in factories -- White-collar workers -- The public sector -- Emigration and immigration.
Subject Education -- Social aspects -- Japan -- History.
Education -- Japan -- History -- 1868-
Industrialization -- Japan -- History.
Human capital -- Japan.
Labor market -- Japan.
Employees -- Training of -- Japan.
Added Author Gonzalez, Tony, translator.
Added Title Gakkō to kōjō. English
Note Title in colophone: Gakkō to kōjō : 20-seiki Nihon no jinteki shigen
ISBN 9784916055781
Standard No. 1920037039004

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