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ERIC Number: EJ463555
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-1864
Societal Incentives for Work: Lessons from Tanzania.
Bjorkquist, David C.
Journal of Industrial Teacher Education, v30 n3 p35-65 Spr 1993
A study of work and economics, technology, and culture in Tanzania reveals that (1) material returns to rural workers were barely life sustaining; (2) people live dignified lives without consuming much; (3) simpler technological solutions were better; (4) tension exists between competitiveness and humaneness; and (5) tribal traditions contribute to equal social merit for all forms of work. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Tanzania