Breaking the Mold: Redesigning Work for Productive and Satisfying Lives / Edition 2

Breaking the Mold: Redesigning Work for Productive and Satisfying Lives / Edition 2

by Lotte Bailyn
     
 

In Breaking the Mold Lotte Bailyn argues that society's separation of work and family is no longer a tenable model for employees or the organizations that employ them. Unless American business is willing to radically rethink some of its basic...See more details below

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In Breaking the Mold Lotte Bailyn argues that society's separation of work and family is no longer a tenable model for employees or the organizations that employ them. Unless American business is willing to radically rethink some of its basic...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801489983
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
08/01/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

1Introduction : the world we live in1
Interlude INancy Wright : success?12
2Organizational constraints : defining the road to success21
3Individual constraints : occupational demands on private life33
4Family as a complicating issue for organizations48
Interlude IIElizabeth Gray : failure?61
5Rethinking commitment and time69
6Rethinking equity and control86
7Pathways to change99
Interlude IIIThe Thompsons : promise of things to come?120
8Envisioning the future130

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