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length of working life and some related studies involving industrial workers in Ghana 1980-1982

Clement Ahiadeke

length of working life and some related studies involving industrial workers in Ghana 1980-1982

by Clement Ahiadeke

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Published by University of Ghana, Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research in Legon .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Clement Ahiadeke.
SeriesTechnical publication / University of Ghana, Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research -- no.45
ContributionsUniversity of Ghana. Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13826801M

Strike action, also called labor strike, labour strike, or simply strike, is a work stoppage, caused by the mass refusal of employees to work.A strike usually takes place in response to employee s became common during the Industrial Revolution, when mass labor became important in factories and mines. In most countries, strike actions were quickly made illegal, [citation . A Study on Work Life Balance of Women Working in IT Sectors of Mumbai City. The workers are allowed to avail leave only with prior consent of the team leader/manager to ensure that the work is not a. To study the work and family related factors that influence the work-family balance of Women IT professionals of Mumbai. b. To understand File Size: KB.

The Physical Deterioration of the Textile Workers [P. Gaskell, The Manufacturing Population of England. London, , pp, ] Factory labour is a species of work, in some respects singularly unfitted for children. Cooped up in a heated atmosphere, debarred the necessary exercise, remaining in one position for a series of hours. The Industrial Worker: A Statistical Study of Human Relations in a Group of Manual Workers, Volume I Some years ago the Western Electric Company began a series of experiments that have laid the foundations for orderly research into the motives and activities of men and women employed in industry. Starting with the notion that management.

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Length of working life and some related studies involving industrial workers in Ghana 1980-1982 by Clement Ahiadeke Download PDF EPUB FB2

And their earnings, the Industrial Statistics has data on all persons engaged in industry, including and distinguishing paid labourers and semi-skilled workers, clerical, technical and other paid employees, 3 working proprietors and unpaid family workers.

The Industrial Statistics -^lso has information on gross output and value added. Ghana’s real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate has risen to 5 percent in the past 25 years, from an average of 4 percent in the mids (see Figure below). In the last three years, average growth has exceeded 6 percent.

According to the Ghana Statistical Services, Ghana’s GDP growth rate in was percent, the highest inFile Size: KB.

In yet another study by the above authors Dr. Manoj P K and Rajesh S () [4] the work life in respect of women employees and their job satisfaction have been studied, with reference to textile. This text asks students to imagine what it would be like to live as a worker, specifically as a child worker, in the U.S.

Industrial Revolution—a time of great technological progress though often at the cost of workers. Even though research data on domestic workers is almost non-existent for Ghana (Apt, ), domestic work is believed to be a substantial segment of the workforce.

A recent study (LAWA-Ghana, ) states that there is at least one domestic worker in each house, and large houses could have as many as six.

While this statement is not based on a. Social Work in Ghana at the Intersection of Two Systems Engaging traditional actors in professional practices Organizing Work 45 Involving Actors and Practices 46 workers in Ghana rather than in the UK. As national training expanded, social work became an.

Ron Scott PT, JD, EdD, LLM, in Promoting Legal and Ethical Awareness, Workers' Compensation Statutes. State workers' compensation statutes were first introduced on a voluntary basis in five states in 71 to provide some degree of protection to industrial workers injured while on the job.

Before that time, workers who were injured on the job, who almost universally had neither health. A study of the available literature on the Quality of Work Life was carried out to identify the research gap and to set direction for the proposed research.

This chapter provides for an outline of the studies done so far. A few studies discuss the benefits of working in groups and the involvement of these workers File Size: KB. Education in Ghana was mainly informal, and based on apprenticeship before the arrival of European settlers, who introduced a formal education system addressed to the -Independent Ghana was known as the Gold Coast.

The economy of pre-colonial Gold Coast was mainly dependent on subsistence farming where farm produce was shared within households and members of each Primary languages: English. Find Some Compelling Graphics. A case study isn’t a whitepaper: You shouldn’t be trudging through page after page of text.

In fact, some of the most powerful case studies establish their own vivid, graphics-heavy style – looking a lot more like an infographic, or even a magazine, than traditional B2B marketing collateral. Archaeological work also suggests that central Ghana north of the forest zone was inhabited as early as 3, to 4, years ago.

[4] These migrations resulted in part from the formation and disintegration of a series of large states in the western Sudan (the region north. All issues of International Labor and Working-Class History - Franco Barchiesi, Kate Brown, Barbara Weinstein European Labor and Working Class History ( - ) s (Vol Access.

Volume Access. Volume Fall Access; Volume Access. Volume 93 - Workers and Right-Wing Politics. Spring Access; (Vol Start studying Chapter 6 Life in the Industrial Age. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

It was not untilthat employment of children under nine (9) was prohibited in cotton mills; ina forty-eight- to sixty-nine-hour week was decreed for workers under eighteen (who. - Some Ghanaian workers have called on the government to implement realistic policies that seek to address the working conditions of the workers in.

A workers’ co-operative is the term used to describe an enterprise owned and controlled by those working in it. It is an advanced form of worker participation. Essential to the co-operative philosophy is the idea of equal partners working together for the common good.

All co-operatives are built around a similar framework madeup of six. The Life of the Industrial Worker The Industrial worker went through a turbulent time. The industrial revolution came so quickly that it changed the lives of all laborers. The fast development of new working conditions and living environment created an environment.

This chapter chronicles the evolution of industry in Ghana over the post-independence era from an inward overprotected ISI strategy of –83 to an outward liberalized strategy during –, and sinceto the private sector-led accelerated industrial development strategy based on value-addition.

Industry in Ghana is mainly dominated by micro and small firms, privately owned and. In her eighties she was still actively supporting strikes involving streetcar, garment and steel workers. Mary Harris Jones died on Novem After being celebrated by a mass in Washington DC, she was buried at the Union Miners’ Cemetery in Illinois, next to victims of the Virden, Illinois mine riot of   Abstract.

In the competition for the Helen L. DeRoy Award, two papers were judged of sufficient excellence to share equally in the prize of $ Social PCited by:. The essential feature of the Industrial Revolution is the replacement of human labor by machinery.

Now we have computers and computer-operated robots replacing office workers, assembly-line.InI was studying social work at University of Ghana in Legon, just outside Ghana’s capital Accra, as a part of the Linnaeus-Palme1 exchange program between Malmö University and University of Ghana.

As an exchange student in social work in Ghana, I had expected to get a new perspective on social work as a profession and practice.Relationship between Working Conditions and Job Satisfaction: The Case of difficult and dangerous to employees’ life and health.

Difficult working conditions can be influenced by: (1) Sample Test of difference between the workers who work in administration and workers who work at the facility related to the level of their job File Size: KB.