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ERIC Number: EJ486866
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-1066-8926
Can Total Quality Management Succeed at Your College--Now? (Does Your College Meet the Essential Prerequisites and Underlying Assumptions of TQM?)
Hammons, James O.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v18 n4 p335-44 Jul-Aug 1994
Defines Total Quality Management (TQM) and describes prerequisites for successful implementation, underlying assumptions, and the cultural barriers hindering implementation. Indicates that TQM's long-term benefits outweigh costs at most colleges. Urges practitioners to rate their schools with respect to the prerequisites and assumptions to determine the probability of successful TQM implementation. (MAB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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