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The Resource Survey of Men Employed in Civilian Occupations in the United States, 1964, Melvin L. Kohn, Carmi Schooler, (electronic resource)

Survey of Men Employed in Civilian Occupations in the United States, 1964, Melvin L. Kohn, Carmi Schooler, (electronic resource)

Label
Survey of Men Employed in Civilian Occupations in the United States, 1964
Title
Survey of Men Employed in Civilian Occupations in the United States, 1964
Statement of responsibility
Melvin L. Kohn, Carmi Schooler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This data collection investigates the relationship between men's work and personality, and provides information regarding work, parenting practices, orientation toward work and society in general, and values. Work-related variables describe the place and conditions of employment, including the degree of supervision, placement within the workplace hierarchy, and the complexity of work with people, data, and things. Respondents also were questioned regarding job satisfaction, expectations for the future, job security, union membership and activities, and preferred occupation. Additionally, respondents provided self-evaluations of job and career performance, the importance and prestige of their jobs, and a complete work history for all jobs held for six months or more. Respondents who were parents at the time of the interview were queried regarding parenting practices and parental values, including methods of child discipline and reinforcement employed, and the level of educational achievement and future occupation preferred for their children. In addition, respondents were asked to select the most and least desirable qualities for their children from a prepared list of attributes. Respondents also were questioned regarding social orientation and self-concept. To measure social orientation, respondents were asked to state the extent to which they agreed or disagreed with statements indicating authoritarian or nonauthoritarian tendencies, different criteria of morality and amorality, trustfulness and distrustfulness, and statements indicating receptivity or resistance to change. Self-concept was examined by questions concerning self-confidence and diffidence, self-depreciation and self-endorsement, anxiety, fatalistic and accountable attributions of responsibility, and the conformity or independence of their ideas. Respondents also were asked to... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09242
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kohn, Melvin L.
  • Schooler, Carmi
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
ICPSR
Series volume
9242
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Men
  • Occupations
  • Children
  • Employment history
  • Job security
  • Men
  • Occupations
  • Parenting skills
  • Personality
  • Self concept
  • Social values
  • Work
  • Work environment
Target audience
specialized
Label
Survey of Men Employed in Civilian Occupations in the United States, 1964, Melvin L. Kohn, Carmi Schooler, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005049688
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR09242
  • (OCoLC)ocm61161949
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR09242
  • (OCoLC)ocm61161949
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file.
Label
Survey of Men Employed in Civilian Occupations in the United States, 1964, Melvin L. Kohn, Carmi Schooler, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005049688
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR09242
  • (OCoLC)ocm61161949
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR09242
  • (OCoLC)ocm61161949
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file.

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