Work Matters : Critical Reflections on Contemporary Work Paperback / softback
Part of the Critical Perspectives on Work and Employment series
Work Matters brings together a strong collection of narratives from the ethnographic field to discover the reality of pressure and change in the modern workplace. Chapter-by-chapter, experts in the field of work and employment examine empirical accounts and explain the forces shaping today's organisations through a critical, contemporary perspective.
The result is a powerful compendium of voices that will provoke a reassessment of work trends and inform the future of policy and managerial practice. Key benefits:* Understand the real issues that affect modern worklife within global capitalism from a range of perspectives* Evaluate key debates about work quality through a flexible, critical mindset and a social perspective* Build a strong social understanding of work place issues through a diverse and international set of field accounts, from the UK, Europe, the US, Australia and New Zealand
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 250 pages, 250 p.
- Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
- Publication Date: 09/02/2009
- Category: Sociology: work & labour
- ISBN: 9780230576391