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Taxonomy of Organizations, 1960-1962 (ICPSR 7313)
Principal Investigator(s): Haas, J. Eugene; Hall, Richard H.; Johnson, Norman
This study collected data from 75 organizations in Ohio covering a broad range of organizational types such as schools, universities, hospitals, religious and military organizations, retail, services and manufacturing organizations, penal institutions, farms, and the press. Information was obtained from organization heads, other knowledgeable informants, and organization records. Variables offer basic factual information about the organizations and about the bases, complexity, formalization, and centralization of authority within each organization. Measures of routinization of roles and the structure of the administrative hierarchy were also obtained.
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Haas, J. Eugene, Richard H. Hall, and Norman Johnson. Taxonomy of Organizations, 1960-1962. ICPSR07313-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 197?. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07313.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07313.v1
This study was funded by:
- United States Air Force (AF 49(638)-447)
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: businesses, correctional facilities, hospitals, military bases, organizational behavior, organizational culture, organizational structure, organizations, religious organizations, schools, universities
Geographic Coverage: Ohio, United States
Date of Collection:
Universe: Organizations in Ohio.
Data Types: survey data, and aggregate data
Sample: A total of 75 organizations in Ohio were selected on the basis of a rough estimate of their distribution in the state. Correctional institutions are overrepresented.
personal interviews and administrative records
Original ICPSR Release: 1984-05-03
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