What is Fordism?

Legal Definition
Fordism describes modern economic and social systems based on industrialized, standardized mass production and mass consumption. The concept (named for Henry Ford) is used in social, economic, and management theory about production, working conditions, consumption, and related phenomena, especially regarding the 20th century.
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Legal Definition
The idea that aims for higher productivity using standardized means to makes tasks smaller and achievable. A conveyer belt or assembly line is commonly used.