chapter  5
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CLASSIFICATION OF OCCUPATIONS

All the past and current occupations of the men interviewed were classified under one of twelve headings. Since the main emphasis ih the inquiry was on the changes of occupation of manual workers, nine of the twelve categories distinguished types of manual work which were held to differ radically from one another either fn the degree of training required, or in the nature of the operations performed. The non-manual, professional, managerial and technical occupations, on the other hand, were covered by three headings only.