In a historical test case, Pickering argues explanations of the factory floor should account for the "arrays of lathes and milling machines in a corporate machine shop, operated by wage labour within a classic Taylorite
disciplinary apparatus" (159).
Events such as the implementation of Taylorite
techniques at the Cogne iron mines about 1927 and the Bedaux system at the electro-technical factory in 1929/1930, however, represented simply local management initiatives that did not spread more widely.
Douglas Sweeney treats the "Taylorite
"-"Tylerite" controversy of the 1830s through 1850s as an internal debate among Edwardseans (183-84).
Even before the introduction of Taylorite
ideas about Scientific Management in the 1910s, Railway Administration officials took an active interest in enhancing labour and system productivity.
Pluto, which was launched in June, is now being produced by a plastic moulding company called Taylorite
surely this Taylorite
vision of the modern workplace rooted in principles of industrial organization from the 1920s is hard to accept today.
In April last year Tina's life turned upside down when she was charged with 22 counts of obtaining money transfers from her former employer, Taylorite
Moulding, by deception.
It's not surprising that Lenin was a Taylorite
, or that Yevgeni Zamyatin's dystopian We identified Taylor as the chief prophet of its imagined future totalitarian state.
They realize that the personnel at all levels are used to a kind of pre-Tayloristic work organization, and make the more reasonable decision, given the circumstances; they adopt Taylorite
Management's role, true to its Taylorite
tenets, was to provide the tools of production and the enlightened way (delivered from the top down) to use the tools.
During the post-World War I years, Taylorite
efficiency experts, Herbert Hoover (then the powerful Secretary of Commerce), and even much of the logic of mass production advocated a high degree of standardization of both products and jobs.
It is concluded that any techniques that had developed from Taylorite
principles were suspended, while methods similar to contemporary performance management, such as subcontracting, emphasis on the design phase of products, and substantial expenditure on research and development, flourished.