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Chandler, Alfred D. (Alfred Dupont) 1918-2007

Overview
Works: 296 works in 1,118 publications in 5 languages and 26,674 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Archives  Records and correspondence  Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Composer, Honoree, Illustrator
Classifications: HD2785, B
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Most widely held works by Alfred D Chandler
The visible hand : the managerial revolution in American business by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

77 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 2,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of large-scale business enterprise-big business and its managers- during the formative years of modern capitalism (from the 1850s until the 1920s) is delineated for the first time in this pathmarking book. Alfred D. Chandler, Jr. the distinguished historian of business, sets forth the reasons for the dominance of big business in American transportation, communication and the central sectors of production and distribution
Strategy and structure: chapters in the history of the industrial enterprise by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

140 editions published between 1870 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The papers of Dwight David Eisenhower by Dwight D Eisenhower( Book )

40 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains primary source material
Scale and scope : the dynamics of industrial capitalism by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

56 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Scale and Scope concentrates on patterns of industrial growth and competitiveness in three leading industrial nations -- the United States, Germany, and Great Britain."--Page 2 of cover
Pierre S. Du Pont and the making of the modern corporation by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventing the electronic century : the epic story of the consumer electronics and computer industries by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

35 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chandler describes how Radio Corporation of America shaped the consumer electronics industry from its beginnings in the 1920s to the 1960s. He explains how catastrophic management decisions that brought about the collapse of RCA opened the door to Sony and Matsushita and ultimately to Japan's worldwide conquest of consumer electronics markets. At the same time, Chandler shows that the computer industry has been a strikingly American triumph. Readers will discover a wealth of penetrating insights in Chandler's riveting account of the rise of the mainframe, the minicomputer, and the microprocessor
A nation transformed by information : how information has shaped the United States from Colonial times to the present( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The editors assembled a group of contributors are experts in their particular fields, from management consulting to history to sociology, and worked with them to create a book that is fully integrated and cross referenced. An important new look at American history, A Nation Transformed by Information will interest anyone who wants to understand how the United States has stepped so confidently into the latest Information Age."--Jacket
Giant enterprise: Ford, General Motors, and the automobile industry; sources and readings by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Managerial hierarchies : comparative perspectives on the rise of the modern industrial enterprise by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

23 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The railroads, the Nation's first big business; sources and readings by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1981 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaping the industrial century : the remarkable story of the modern chemical and pharmaceutical industries by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alfred Chandler argues that only with consistent attention to research and development and an emphasis on long-term corporate strategies could firms remain successful over time. He details these processes for nearly every major chemical and pharmaceutical firm, demonstrating why some companies forged ahead while others failed."--Jacket
The essential Alfred Chandler : essays toward a historical theory of big business by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

19 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big business and the wealth of nations by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

36 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in nontechnical terms, Big Business and the Wealth of Nations explains how the dynamics of big business have influenced national and international economies in the twentieth century. A path-breaking study, it provides the first systematic treatment of big business in advanced, emerging, and centrally planned economies from the late nineteenth century, when big businesses first appeared in American and West European manufacturing, to the present. These essays, written by internationally known historians and economists, help one to understand the essential role and functions of big businesses, past and present
Leviathans : multinational corporations and the new global history( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Leviathans' is a ground-breaking exploration of multinational corporations and differs from other books on the subject by offering the reader a totally global perspective of multinationals without portraying them simply as economic entities
Henry Varnum Poor, business editor, analyst, and reformer by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1981 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical note: ChandlerAlfred D.: Alfred D. Chandler, Jr., was Isidor Straus Professor of Business History at Harvard Business School
The changing economic order; readings in American business and economic history by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

13 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dynamic firm : the role of technology, strategy, organization and regions by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

38 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text brings together the work and ideas of international scholars working in the field of business strategy, under three main headings - technology, strategy and organization, and regions
The coming of managerial capitalism : a casebook on the history of American economic institutions by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precursors of modern management by Alfred D Chandler( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Limited town meetings with a general legislative bill therefor : an address by Alfred D. Chandler, Esq. at Hyde Park, Mass., Monday, January 18, 1904 by Alfred D Chandler( )

15 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The visible hand : the managerial revolution in American business
Alternative Names
Alfred Chandler Amerikaans economisch historicus (1918-2007)

Alfred Chandler historien américain

Alfred D. Chandler

Alfred D. Chandler, Jr

Alfred D. Chandler junior US-amerikanischer Wirtschaftshistoriker

Alfred D. Chandler storico statunitense

Chandler, A. D. Jr

Chandler, Alfred 1918-2007

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Dupont Chandler, Alfred 1918-2007

ألفرد شاندلر جونيور

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챈들러, 알프레드 1918-2007

챈들러, 알프레드 D. 1918-2007

챈들러, 알프레드 듀폰 1918-2007

챈들러, 앨프리드 1918-2007

챈들러, 앨프리드 D., 주니어 1918-2007

챈들러, 앨프리드 듀폰 1918-2007

アルフレッド・チャンドラー

チャンドラー, A. D

チャンドラ, A. D. , Jr

チャンドラー, アルフレッド・D. Jr

チャンドラー, アルフレッド・デュポン

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Strategy and structure: chapters in the history of the industrial enterpriseThe papers of Dwight David EisenhowerScale and scope : the dynamics of industrial capitalismPierre S. Du Pont and the making of the modern corporationInventing the electronic century : the epic story of the consumer electronics and computer industriesA nation transformed by information : how information has shaped the United States from Colonial times to the presentManagerial hierarchies : comparative perspectives on the rise of the modern industrial enterpriseShaping the industrial century : the remarkable story of the modern chemical and pharmaceutical industries