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General Lean and Kaizen References

Lean Thinking : Banish Waste and Create Wealth in Your Corporation, Revised and Updated, by James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones, 2003, Free Press. (ISBN: 0743249275)

Learning to See Version 1.3, by Mike Rother, John Shook, James Womack, Dan Jones (Foreword), 1999, Lean Enterprises Inst Inc. (ISBN: 0966784308)

Kaizen: The Key To Japan's Competitive Success, by Masaaki Imai, 1986, McGraw-Hill/Irwin. (ISBN: 007554332X)

The Machine That Changed the World : The Story of Lean Productionby James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones, Daniel Roos, 1991, HarperCollins; Reprint edition. (ISBN: 0060974176)

Gemba Kaizen: A Commonsense, Low-Cost Approach to Management, by Masaaki Imai, 1997, McGraw-Hill Trade. (ISBN: 0070314462)

Office Lean and Kaizen References

Value Stream Management for the Lean Office, by Don Tapping, Tom Shuker, Don Shuker, 2002, Productivity Press; Book and CD-ROM edition. (ISBN: 1563272466)

Office Kaizen: Transforming Office Operations into a Strategic Competitive Advantage, by William Lareau, 2002, American Society for Quality. (ISBN: 0873895568)

Shop Lean and Kaizen References

Value Stream Management, by Don Tapping, Tom Shuker, Tom Luyster, 2003, Productivity Press; Book and CD-ROM edition. (ISBN: 1563272458)

Quick Changeover for Operators: The SMED System (Shopfloor Series), by Productivity Press Development Team, Shigeo Shingo, 1996, Productivity Press. (ISBN: 1563271257)

A Revolution in Manufacturing: The SMED System, by Shigeo Shingo and Andrew Dillon, 1985, Productivity Press. (ISBN: 0915299038)

Cellular Manufacturing: One-Piece Flow for Workteams (Shopfloor Series), by Productivity Development Team, 1999, Productivity Press; 1st edition. (ISBN: 156327213X)

Kanban for the Shop Floor: The Productivity Press Development Team (Shopfloor Series), by The Productivity Press Development Team, 2002, Productivity Press. (ISBN: 1563272695)

Standard Work for the Shopfloor (Shopfloor Series), by Productivity Press Development Team, 2002, Productivity Press. (ISBN: 1563272733)

5S for Operators: 5 Pillars of the Visual Workplace, by Hiroyuki Hirano, Productivity Development Team, 1996, Productivity Press. (ISBN: 1563271230)

Total Productive Maintenance: An American Approach, by Terry Wireman, 1992, Industrial Press, Inc.; 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0831130369)

Lean Manufacturing for the Small Shop, by Conner B. Gary, 2001, Society of Manufacturing Engineers. (ISBN: 0872635201)

Toyota Production System: Beyond Large-Scale Production, by Taiichi Ohno, 1988, Productivity Press. (ISBN: 0915299143)

The Perfect Engine: Driving Manufacturing Breakthroughs with the Global Production System, by Anand Sharma, Lloyd Ward, Patricia E. Moody, 2001, Free Press. (ISBN: 074320381X)