عنوان مقاله [English]
نویسنده [English]چکیده [English]
Development of cooperatives requires strengthening of the foundations of cooperative companies, providing the grounds for development of cooperatives and cooperation morals, identifying the effective ways of propagation of cooperation culture and bringing a change to the existing attitudes of the public. This study was carried out in surveying method with the aim of improvement of cooperation morals, making an analysis of public attitude, and their participation for the establishment of cooperatives in eastern Azarbaijan province. Statistical population of this study consisted of cooperatives, union, and residents of the towns in the Eastern Azarbajian province. Measurement means was questionnaire and the information needed was obtained in stratified accompanied by simple and systematic random sampling methods from among 442 persons.
The results show that 65% of the population of the province has intention for establishment of cooperatives. They suggest some top priority solutions such as financial support to cooperatives early in their establishment, improvement of scientific capabilities of manpower of cooperatives, optimal performance of the cooperatives, provision of optimal service and production of high quality products, commitment to cooperation principles, and facilitation of the process for joining the cooperatives.