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FRONTLINE; We Are Driven

12/12/1983


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
We Are Driven
Program Number

202

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

The opening of a Nissan plant in Tennessee and its Japanese management style. The industrial might of Japan has taken the U.S. by storm as American corporations begin to adopt the Japanese style of management, stressing worker involvement in a family-like corporate environment. FRONTLINE looks at the darker side of Japanese labor relations through the tough management style of the Nissan Motor Company in Japan and in Smyrna, Tennessee.

Duration

00:57:44

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; We Are Driven,” 12/12/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3092A17EDE68400FA48DB37EC2BF9CDF.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; We Are Driven.” 12/12/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3092A17EDE68400FA48DB37EC2BF9CDF>.
APA: FRONTLINE; We Are Driven. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3092A17EDE68400FA48DB37EC2BF9CDF
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