Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Sociology and Anthropology
Dr. Albeno P. Garbin
In general, this study investigates inter-department mobility with respect to a representative group of blue collar workers in a mean packing plant. More specifically, the distinction is being made between what might be called volitional and non-volitional mobility. An effort will be made to ascertain to what degree volitional mobility exists in the plant. In addition, various correlates of respondents will be explored and an attempt will be made to determine the relationship which prevails between the correlates and the source of inter-plant mobility.
Ballweg, John A., "A study of inter-department mobility of workers in a meat packing plant: Volitional versus non-volitional" (1962). Student Work. 1147.
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