Re: Hawthorne Effect
Bart M Voyce +1 201 386 4632 (bart@FUWUTAI.ATT.COM)
Tue, 18 Apr 1995 13:24:00 -0400
I stand corrected! (Actually, I'm sitting down.)
FYI, the Hawthorne plant where the Hawthorne Effect was conducted is in
Cicero, IL. (I thought it was in Hawthorne, NJ.)
Oh, well, Live and learn!
.../Bart Voyce, ASM Troop 102, Wayne, NJ
> From: ihlpf!lehnert (Caroline L Lehnert 708 979 4097)
> To: fuwutai!bart (Bart M Voyce +1 201 386 4632)
> Subject: Re: Hawthorne Experiment
> I worked at the Hawthorne Plant in Cicero, IL. I did not
> participate in the experiment. The time frame was before the second
> World War. I want to say 1920's, but I cannot say for sure. Ask
> the library to check the dates.
> In truth, I have more knowledge of the Hawthorne experiments from
> engineering classes than from the plant itself. It was one of the most
> referenced studies in management and systems classes.
> As you can see by my email, I have returned to the Chicago area, so I
> will not be going back to Molly's any time soon.
> Hope my answer helps.
> Caroline L. Lehnert
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City