TITLE

George Elton Mayo and the Hawthorne Experiments

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Jan2002, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Hawthrone experiments on the effects of fatigue and monotony in workers' productivity, conducted by George Elton Mayo at the Western Electric Hawthorne Works in Chicago, Illinois. Failure of observation practices to improve productivity.
ACCESSION #
5826748

 

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