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The human problems of an industrial civilization

Author: Elton Mayo; Harvard University. Graduate School of Business Administration. Division of Research.
Publisher: Boston : Division of Research, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University, ©1946.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mayo, Elton, 1880-1949.
Human problems of an industrial civilization.
Boston : Division of Research, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University, ©1946
(OCoLC)572256926
Online version:
Mayo, Elton, 1880-1949.
Human problems of an industrial civilization.
Boston : Division of Research, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University, ©1946
(OCoLC)610349512
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elton Mayo; Harvard University. Graduate School of Business Administration. Division of Research.
OCLC Number: 279366
Notes: Includes a description of the experiments undertaken by the Western Electric Company at its Hawthorne works in Chicago.
Description: 194 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Fatigue --
What is monotony? --
The Hawthorne experiment --
Development of the Western Electric inquiry --
The meaning of "morale" --
The reaction of industry upon the social order --
Theories of government and the social order --
The problem of the administrator.
Responsibility: by Elton Mayo.

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