The Social Organization of Work
This book should be of interest to undergraduate students of sociology.
- Hardback | 450 pages
- 187.96 x 236.22 x 27.94mm | 1,020.58g
- 05 Jan 1990
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
- Belmont, CA, United States
Table of contents
The evolution of work. Techniques of analysis. The life cycle perspective. Seeking job satisfaction. Disruptions, barriers, and stress in the work role. Collective responses to work. Technology and organization. Producing goods and services. The high-technology workplace. How do some sociologists recognize professions? Types of management roles. Origins of clerical work. Dimensions of marginality. For whom do I work?: the world of the large corporation. Work in a global economy.