An Introduction to Operations Management : The Joy of Operations, Paperback Book

An Introduction to Operations Management : The Joy of Operations Paperback


An Introduction to Operations Management: The Joy of Operations covers the core topics of operations management, including product and service design, processes, capacity planning, forecasting, inventory, quality, supply chain management, and project management.

Das provides a clear, connected, and current view of operations management and how it relates to a firm's strategic goals. Students will benefit from the real-world scenarios that foster an understanding of operations management tasks.

Without relying heavily on statistics and mathematical derivations, the book offers applied models and a simple, predictable chapter format to make it easy to navigate. Students of introductory operations management courses will love this practical textbook.

A companion website features an instructor's manual with test questions, as well as additional exercises and examples for in-class use.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 646 pages, 152 Line drawings, color; 65 Halftones, black and white; 54 Tables, color; 152 Illustrati
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Production & quality control management
  • ISBN: 9780765645821

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