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Industrial Work Class 1
Administrative Going to show Walmart movie Snacks?
Review Global Economy Reasons why people immigrate We are all descended from immigrants, voluntary and involuntary
Today I. Factory culture II. Factory social system III. Changing the culture of a factory IV. Changing the social system of a factory
I. Factory Culture Does a factory have a culture? Where does that culture come from? Who contributes to that culture? Upper management Supervisors Workers
I. Factory Culture How does the culture address relationships between management and labor? How does the culture address issues of production? How does the culture address issues of safety and health
II. Factory Social System How is the nature of the social system and social hierarchy in a factory determined? Role of management Role of workers Unorganized Organized Role of the outside community
III. Changing the Culture of a Factory Are there external forces that might tend to change the culture of a factory? What are some of those external factors? Are there internal forces that might tend to change the culture of a factory? What are some of those internal factors?
III. Changing the Culture of a Factory Would anyone ever want to change the culture of a factory deliberately? Why? Who might want to do that? How might they go about it? What are the obstacles to success?
IV. Changing the Social System of a Factory Are there forces that would tend to change the social system and hierarchy of a factory? What might those be? Might there ever be a reason to change the social system in a factory deliberately? Who would want to do that and why? What are the obstacles to success?