Union Participation: A Research Note on the Development of a Scale

Hagburg, Eugene C.; Blaine, Harry R.
October 1967
ILR Review;Oct67, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p92
Academic Journal
This article describes a scale of participation in union organizations. The measures of participation have been based on attendance at meetings and holding office in the union. The scale was tested and developed in Columbus, Ohio. It was administered by mail to 1,075 union members. Active members received more satisfaction from participation in their union and participated in more organizations than inactives.


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