The Social Organization of Work

The Social Organization of Work

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This book should be of interest to undergraduate students of sociology.show more

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  • Hardback | 450 pages
  • 187.96 x 236.22 x 27.94mm | 1,020.58g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • 0534125646
  • 9780534125646

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.show more

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