Assignment 2-1: Week 2 Short Answer
October 6, 2016
1. After defining wealth and income, briefly state how levels of wealth and income
differentiate upper classes from the poor in America. (Hodson, & Sullivan, 1995,
Assignment 1-3: Week 1 Short Answer
September 29, 2016
1. Briefly summarize each of the eight factors Hodson and Sullivan discuss in relation
to changes in the organization of work throughout human history. (Hodson &
Week 4 Short Answer
June 16, 2004
Describe the three characteristics of services.
The three types are time-bound, low productivity, and insatiable demand. Time-bound
services are offered at specific times to cater to the needs of cons
Week 1 Short Answer
May 21, 2014
a. Briefly summarize each of the eight factors Hodson and Sullivan discuss in relation to
changes in the organization of work throughout human history.
1. The division of labor where each
Week 5 Short Answer
June 15, 2014
How is clerical work different today from what it was in 1870? (Hint: refer to
numbers as well as to characteristics of the work environment.)
Since the beginning of when clerical work was thought
Week 3: Short Answer
Briefly characterize the three components of technology.
Materials, Operations Technology, and Knowledge are the three components of technology.
Operations technology is the effort in which technology is passed to
Sexual Discrimination against Women in the Job Market
June 24, 2014
In the past prejudices in the job market have been called out and addressed repeatedly.
Almost every group in society ha
Short Answer 4
Sociology of Work and Operations
October 23, 2016
Short Answer 4
1. Describe the three characteristics of services.
Bound in time and place- in many cultures, there are defined times in which to do