This popular and highly successful text on Quality Management has been fully revised and updated to reflect recent developments in the field. New to the fifth edition are chapters on Improvement Approaches, Six Sigma, and new challenges in Quality Management. The latest information on the ISO 9000 series of quality management system series standards is combined with up-to-date tools, techniques and quality systems. Some of the material has been re-ordered and changes to terminology have been made to bring the book completely up to date. Contributions from new co-author Ton van der Wiele offer insights from a veteran teacher with experience in the latest international practices. Managing Quality, Fifth Edition is an essential resource for students and practitioners alike.Dale, Barrie G. is the author of 'Managing Quality' with ISBN 9781405142793 and ISBN 1405142790.