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1st Edition

Industrial Psychology and the Production of Wealth

ISBN 9781138573857
Published November 14, 2019 by Routledge
198 Pages

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Book Description

During the First World War, the necessity of increased production without increased human effort led to the practical investigation of the whole question by trained psychologists. This book, first published in 1924, deals with the methods they employed and with the results they obtained, and examines the wide-reaching effects which the application of these discoveries would have upon industrial organisation.

Table of Contents

1. Industrial Psychology and Scientific Management  2. Vocational Selection and Guidance  3. Fatigue  4. Motion Study and the Adjustment of Material Conditions to the Worker  5. Various Psychological Factors Affecting Industry  6. Conclusion

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